Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February, 1945 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Frederick Taylor

Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February, 1945 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Frederick Taylor year 2005
  • Book name: Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February, 1945
  • Author: Frederick Taylor
  • Release date: 2005/7/29
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780747570844
  • Rating: 9.13 of 10
  • Votes: 447
  • Review by: Legend Ballard
  • Review rating: 7.61 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/14
  • Total pages: 608
  • Includes a PDF summary of 66 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: At 9.51 p.m. on Tuesday 13 February 1945, Dresden's air-raid sirens sounded as they had done many times during the Second World War. But this time was different. By the next morning, more than 4,500 tons of high explosives and incendiary devices had been dropped on the unprotected city. At least 25,000 inhabitants died in the terrifying firestorm and thirteen square miles of the city's historic centre, including incalculable quantities of treasure and works of art, lay in ruins. In this portrait of the city, its people, and its still-controversial destruction, Frederick Taylor has drawn on archives and sources only accessible since the fall of the East German regime, and talked to Allied aircrew and survivors, from members of the German armed services and refugees fleeing the Russian advance to ordinary citizens of Dresden.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 37H39M43S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: World War 2 Books, European History, Battles & Campaigns
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.89 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x45mm
  • Weight: 511g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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