The Resource The Ghost Army of World War II : how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery, Rick Beyer & Elizabeth Sayles

The Ghost Army of World War II : how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery, Rick Beyer & Elizabeth Sayles

Label
The Ghost Army of World War II : how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery
Title
The Ghost Army of World War II
Title remainder
how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery
Statement of responsibility
Rick Beyer & Elizabeth Sayles
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cultural history/visual culture book featuring the story, photos, ephemera, and art of The Ghost Army, a World War II deception unit, which used inflatable tanks and other illusions to mislead the Germans on the battlefields of Europe. The Army recruited artists to create these illusions; in private moments, they painted and sketched their way across Europe, creating a unique visual record of the war
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beyer, Rick
Dewey number
940.54/8673
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D769.25
LC item number
.B49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sayles, Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Disinformation
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Deception
  • Disinformation
  • Military campaigns
  • Regimental histories
  • United States
  • Western Front (World War (1939-1945))
Label
The Ghost Army of World War II : how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery, Rick Beyer & Elizabeth Sayles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 240-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edtion.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616893187
Lccn
2014027598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)885547304
  • 681345
  • (OCoLC)ocn885547304
  • 681345
Label
The Ghost Army of World War II : how one top-secret unit deceived the enemy with Inflatable tanks, sound effects, and other audacious fakery, Rick Beyer & Elizabeth Sayles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 240-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edtion.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616893187
Lccn
2014027598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)885547304
  • 681345
  • (OCoLC)ocn885547304
  • 681345

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