Coverart for item
The Resource Fighting for Britain : African soldiers in the Second World War, David Killingray ; with Martin Plaut

Fighting for Britain : African soldiers in the Second World War, David Killingray ; with Martin Plaut

Label
Fighting for Britain : African soldiers in the Second World War
Title
Fighting for Britain
Title remainder
African soldiers in the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
David Killingray ; with Martin Plaut
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based mainly on oral evidence and soldiers' letters, tells the story of over half-a-million African troops who served with the British Army in campaigns in the Horn of Africa, the Middle East, Italy, and Burma. Looks at the impact of army life and travel on the men and their families, and the role of ex-servicemen in post-war nationalist politics
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Killingray, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Plaut, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Military participation
  • Social aspects
  • Soldiers
  • Africa
  • Armee
  • Weltkrieg
  • Großbritannien
  • Schwarze
  • Beteiligung
  • Kolonialtruppe
  • Afrikaner
Label
Fighting for Britain : African soldiers in the Second World War, David Killingray ; with Martin Plaut
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa 1939 -- Recruiting -- Army life -- Indiscipline, strike & mutiny -- War -- Going home & demobilisation
Control code
ocn711105036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846157899
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt98zn43
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711105036
Label
Fighting for Britain : African soldiers in the Second World War, David Killingray ; with Martin Plaut
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa 1939 -- Recruiting -- Army life -- Indiscipline, strike & mutiny -- War -- Going home & demobilisation
Control code
ocn711105036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846157899
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt98zn43
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)711105036

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...