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Barker, A. J.

Overview
Works: 80 works in 487 publications in 10 languages and 11,340 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Pictorial works  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author
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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 )

15 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midway by A. J Barker( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 662 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 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 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 English and held by 513 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 )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dunkirk (Dunkerque), France's fourth port, is an ancient city with a colourful history of war
Arab-Israeli wars by A. J Barker( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okinawa by A. J Barker( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final decisive battle of the Pacific War was fought on the island of Okinawa and was the first full-scale Allied invasion of Japanese territory
Pearl Harbor by A. J Barker( Book )

40 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 446 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 352 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 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dog breeds by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 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
Russian infantry weapons of World War II by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Et nyt bind i serien, i hvilken de forskellige landes våben i 2. verdenskrig beskrives. Bogen her giver i billeder og fyldig beskrivelse en oversigt over de russiske infanterivåben, fra pistoler til antitankvåben og morterer samt ammunition. Også tabeller o. de forskellige typers data og ydeevne
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 233 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
The vainglorious war, 1854-56 by A. J Barker( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 232 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 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German infantry weapons of World War II by A. J Barker( Book )

23 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Håndskydevåben, herunder 8 cm. morter, antipanservåben "Panzerschreck" og "Panzerfaust" - automatiske våben, pistoler, flammekastere, håndgranater og ammunition
Fortune favours the brave-the Battle of the Hook Korea, 1953 by A. J Barker( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 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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