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Author Smith, Adrian, 1952-

Title Mountbatten : apprentice war lord / Adrian Smith

Publ Info London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2010
New York : Distributed in the U.S. by Palgrave Macmillan
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  DA89.1.M59 S62 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  DA89.1.M59 S62 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 384 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-376) and index
Contents Introduction -- Lord Louis Mountbatten - a royal parvenu? The First World War and the 1920s -- Fast-tracking in the 1930s -- HMS Kelly, 1939-40 -- HMS Kelly, 1941 -- From Adviser to Chief of Combined Operations, 1941-42 -- The Dieppe Raid, 19 August 1942 -- Dieppe - the aftermath, the inquest, and the debate -- 'The steel hand from the sea' - Combined Operations at its zenith -- Conclusion
LC subject Mountbatten of Burma, Louis Mountbatten, Earl, 1900-1979
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British
World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, British
Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography
ISBN 9781848853744
1848853742