WorldCat Identities

Barker, A. J.

Overview
Works: 73 works in 442 publications in 11 languages and 11,041 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Pictorial works  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D568.5, 940.5426
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Most widely held works by A. J Barker
The civilizing mission : a history of the Italo-Ethiopian War of 1935-1936 by A. J Barker( Book )

25 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midway by A. J Barker( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decisive turning point in the whole Pacific War was the Battle of Midway, fought in early June 1942. Although it now seems inevitable that the Americans would turn back the Japanese tide of victory, it did not seem so at the time. The United States and its allies had suffered a series of setbacks which forced the American to defend Hawaii at Midway with only three aircraft carriers, one of which, Yorktown, had recently undergone extensive repairs after the battering she took at the Battle of the Coral Sea one month earlier
The bastard war; the Mesopotamian campaign of 1914-1918 by A. J Barker( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suez: the seven day war by A. J Barker( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British Colonel's first-hand analysis of the military operations and make-shift strategy employed in the Anglo-French and Israeli expedition against Egypt in 1956
Prisoners of war by A. J Barker( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in Undetermined and English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief history followed by examination of status and treatment of POWS during two World Wars, Korea, Algeria and Vietnam
Dunkirk : the great escape by A. J Barker( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arab-Israeli wars by A. J Barker( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gennemgang af krigene mellem Israel og dets arabiske naboer
The war against Russia, 1854-1856 by A. J Barker( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okinawa by A. J Barker( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearl Harbor by A. J Barker( Book )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events leading up to the attack, as well as the attack itself, are described
Redcoats by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuka Ju-87 by A. J Barker( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dog breeds by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Japanese war machine by S. L Mayer( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogen er skrevet af 6 anerkendte forskere, som fortæller om Japans væbnede styrker og deres indsats med hovedvægten på 2. verdenskrig
The vainglorious war, 1854-56 by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tavl. med s/h fotos. - Småt trykt
Afrika Korps by A. J Barker( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British and American infantry weapons of World War II by A. J Barker( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Håndskydevåben, herunder 81 mm. morter antitankvåben, automatiske våben, revolvere og pistoler, flammekastere, håndgranater og ammunition, alt i billeder og tekst med data
Eritrea 1941 by A. J Barker( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogen handler om invasionen fra Sudan til Eritrea, kampene på Keren-højderne, i januar 1941, i Nord/Østafrika, under 2. Verdenskrig. Fjenden var Italiensk Østafrika og de allierede styrker bestod af Sudan Defence Force, 3 engelske Infanteribattalioner, 4th og 5th Indian Division, under Kejser Haile Salassie og General Cunningham. Bogen beretter om forberedelserne til invasionen, planlægningen og selve kampene, hvor det lykkedes de allierede styrker trods meget ringe udrustning at slå italienerne så totalt. Slaget betød også en stor moralsk sejr over Mussolini
The neglected war: Mesopotamia, 1914-1918 by A. J Barker( Book )

14 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortune favours the brave-the Battle of the Hook Korea, 1953 by A. J Barker( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details two costly battles fought along a Korean ridge known as "the Hook" in 1952 and 1953. Both involved British infantry battalions of 29 Commonwealth Brigade, the Black Watch Regiment and the Duke of Wellington's Regiment
 
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Fortune favours the brave-the Battle of the Hook Korea, 1953
Alternative Names
Barker, A. J.

Barker, A. J. 1918-

Barker, A. J. 1918-1981

Barker, A. J. (Arthur James)

Barker, A. J. (Arthur James), 1918-1981

Barker, Arthur J.

Barker, Arthur James.

Barker, Arthur James 1918-

Barker, Arthur James 1918-1981

バーカー, A. J

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