Unauthorized Action: Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid

By: Villa, Brian Loring

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Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


314 pp. Index. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Gift note on ffep. A detailed look at the disastrous raid on Dieppe in 1942. The book shines a light on previously obscured areas, and motives, describing why it was launched when it was known to be destined to fail. A valuable case study of defective decision making.

Title: Unauthorized Action: Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid

Author Name: Villa, Brian Loring

Categories: Military,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario, Oxford University Press: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: MIL1961

Keywords: World World War Two Second World War Military History Dieppe Canadian Army Amphibious Operations