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Friendly invasion

Henry Buckton

Friendly invasion

memories of Operation Bolero : the American occupation of Britain 1942-1945

by Henry Buckton

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Published by Phillimore in Chichester, West Sussex, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.,
  • Operation Bolero, 1942 -- History.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Relations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementHenry Buckton.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20895199M
    ISBN 101860774334
    ISBN 109781860774331
    OCLC/WorldCa85839442

    Most people knew about the major installations, but until the publication of my first book, A Friendly Invasion, in September , very few were aware of just how extensive were the American military operations in Newfoundland and Labrador. Every branch of the service was located here--Army, Navy, and Air Force. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *.

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