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Dresden, Tuesday, February 13, 1945

by Fred Taylor

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dresden (Germany)
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British.,
    • Dresden (Germany) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [488]-496) and index.

      StatementFrederick Taylor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD757.9.D7 T39 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 518 p. :
      Number of Pages518
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3689475M
      ISBN 100060006765
      LC Control Number2003057139

      All about Reviews: Dresden: Tuesday, Febru by Frederick Taylor. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(11).   Dresden, Tuesday, 13 February By Frederick Taylor. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, ISBN Maps. Illustrations. Notes. Appendixes.

      The first wave of Lancasters, British four-engined heavy bombers, appeared over Dresden on the night of Tuesday, Febru , around 10 p.m. After five hours of flight these Royal Air Force (RAF) planes encountered practically no opposition in the skies and no . Russian Book Dresden Gallery Reproductions of Flemish and Dutch paintings. $ Dresden Flower Garden by Blanche & Young Bingham Lynette Young. $ Nelly - Dresden, Athens, New York (Photography), Paperback Dresden: Tuesday, February 13 by Frederick Taylor (, Hardcover) $ +$ shipping.

        At p.m. on Tuesday 13 February , 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, tons of high explosives and incendiary devices had been dropped on the unprotected city/5().   On the evening of Febru , a series of Allied firebombing raids begins against the German city of Dresden, reducing the “Florence of the .


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Dresden by Frederick Taylor is a very good book Tuesday the devastating bombing of Dresden in Dresden is well-written, fast-paced and informative as well as opinionated. It also puts the bombing of Dresden in context as well as giving a short history of Saxony and the City of by: Dresden: Tuesday, Febru - Kindle edition by Taylor, Frederick.

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Dresden book. Read 76 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. At p.m. on Tuesday 13 FebruaryDresden's air-raid sirens sounded /5. On Tuesday night of Februnearly heavy bombers of Royal Air Force Bomber Command attacked the beautiful old German city of Dresden, known before the war as “Florence on the Elbe,” in two waves.

The second wave Tuesday a firestorm of terrible proportions. Tens of thousands of civilians died, most either burned or : Historynet Staff. Buy Dresden: Tuesday, Dresden February, 1st by Taylor, Frederick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Dresden: Tuesday, Febru is the first truly informed and fair-minded history of the bombing that lives in infamy. Frederick Taylor's book, a responsible and long-overdue corrective to a sixty-year-long legacy of misinformation masquerading as fact, will be remembered for generations both as a work of enduring scholarship and as a 4/5(4).

Dresden: Tuesday 13 February by Frederick Taylor pp, Bloomsbury, £ At about 6pm on February 13aircraft from RAF Bomber Command's elite 5 Group took off from Swinderby in. The allied bombing of Dresden created a massive fire that swept the city center, killing thousands of people and destroying its medieval heart.

DRESDEN: Tuesday, Febru Frederick. The bombing began shortly after P.M. on Febru In the fifteen hours that followed, 1, American and British heavy bombers dropped more than 4, tons of high-explosive bombs and incendiary devices, leaving the ancient city of Dresden -- "the Florence of the Elbe" -- in flaming ruins and claiming the lives of thousands of its citizens/5(11).

Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February by Taylor, Frederick. Publication date Topics Bombardment of Dresden (Germany: ), World War Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive :   Dresden: Tuesday, Febru Frederick Taylor in his book states the firebombing of Dresden was not a war crime with the following points: 1. BOMBING DRESDEN WAS MILITARILY JUSTIFIED BECAUSE DRESDEN WAS: • AN ARMAMENTS PRODUCTION CENTER • A MAJOR RAIL HUB FOR THE MOVEMENT OF TROOPS And SUPPLIES.

Get this from a library. Dresden, Tuesday, Febru [Fred Taylor; Mazal Holocaust Collection.] -- Discusses the motivations behind the previously misunderstood bombing raid on Dresden by Allied forces, revealing the city to have been actively involved in military communications and the production.

The bombing of Dresden was a British-American aerial bombing attack on the city of Dresden, the capital of the German state of Saxony, during World War four raids between 13 and 15 Februaryheavy bombers of the British Royal Air Force (RAF) and of the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) dropped more than 3, tons of high-explosive bombs and Location: Dresden, Nazi Germany.

Except for Hiroshima and Nagasaki, I think what happened to Dresden on February 13 comes as about as close as possible to a vision of hell on opinion is that this book is a deeply moving piece of scholarship that clears away the myths surrounding the doom that came to the "Florence on the Elbe" at the end of World War II.5/5(5).

Get this from a library. Dresden, Tuesday, Febru [Fred Taylor]. At p.m. on Tuesday 13 FebruaryDresden'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, tons of high explosives and incendiary devices had been dropped on the unprotected city. At le inhabitants died in the terrifying firestorm and thirteen. At p.m. on Tuesday 13th FebruaryDresden'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, tons of high explosives and incendiary devices had been dropped on the unprotected city. At le inhabitants died in the terrifying firestorm and thirteen 4/5(4).

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Dresden: Tuesday Febru Frederick Taylor re-examines the events leading up to the notorious fire bombing of Dresden during WWII and demonstrates that despite enormous destruction especially of the old city, many of the previous accounts of the allied attack exaggerated the numbers killed and.

In Dresden, Frederick Taylor’s groundbreaking research offers a completely new examination of the facts, and reveals that Dresden was a highly-militarized city actively involved in the production of military armaments and communications concealed beneath the cultural elegance for which the city was famous.

Incorporating first-hand accounts.Dresden: Tuesday, Febru Special Order available in days.At p.m. on Tuesday 13 FebruaryDresden’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, tons of high explosives and incendiary devices had .