Case Red

The Collapse of France
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Product Number: Z100127539
Released: Nov 21, 2017
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ISBN: #9781541428041
Narrator/s: Michael Page
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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Even after the legendary evacuation from Dunkirk in June 1940 there were still large British formations fighting the Germans alongside their French allies. After mounting a vigorous counterattack at Abbeville and then engaging a tough defence along the Somme, the British were forced to conduct a second evacuation from the ports of Le Havre, Cherbourg, Brest, and St Nazaire. While France was in its death throes, politicians and soldiers debated what to do-flee to England or North Africa, to seek an armistice. Case Red captures the drama of the final three weeks of military operations in France in June 1940, and explains the great impact it had on the course of relations between Britain and France during the remainder of the war. It also addresses the military, political, and human drama of France's collapse in June 1940, and how the windfall of captured military equipment, fuel, and industrial resources enhanced the Third Reich's ability to attack its next foe-the Soviet Union.

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Author(s): Robert Forczyk
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Nov 21, 2017

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Author(s): Robert Forczyk
Narrator(s): Michael Page
Genre: History
Product Number DD34825
Released: Nov 21, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781541408043

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