Friday, July 6, 2012

Book "Crete - The Battle & The Resistance" by Antony Beevor



The book "Crete - The Battle and the Resistance"  by Antony Beevor was published in 1994 by Westview Press.


Below you will find the Table of Contents along with a list of the Names mentioned in the book.  



This book is available through the U.S. Inter-library loan program, you can work with your local library to obtain a copy.



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CONTENTS


PART ONE:  THE FALL OF GREECE
1.  Military Missions
2. Diplomatic Missions
3. Secret Missions
4. The Double Invasion
5. Across the Aegean


PART TWO:  THE BATTLE OF CRETE
6.  A Second Scapa
7.  The Spear-point of the German Lance
8.  Most Secret Sources
9.  A Fine Opportunity for Killing
10.  Maleme and Prison Valley
11.  Close Quarters at Rethymno and Heraklion
12.  First Night and Second Day
13.  The Seaborne Invasion
14.  Disaster by Land and by Sea
15.  Stalemate at Rethymno and Heraklion
16.  The Battle of Galatas
17.  Laycock's Commandos and Force Reserve
18.  South from Suda Bay
19.  Surrender
20.  Cairo and London


PART THREE:  THE RESISTANCE
21.  Reprisal, Evasion and Resistance
22.  Into the Field
23.  The Peak of German Power
24.  The Year of Change
25.  The Italian Armistice
26.  The Abduction of General Kreipe
27.  The German Withdrawal
28.  The Last Days of the Occupation


Appendices
A.  Secret Organizations
B.  The British and German Orders of Battle
C.  Ultra Signals Sent to Crete Before the Battle
D.  Greek Political Organizations
Notes


MAPS
1.  Crete
2.  The Eastern Mediterranean
3.  Maleme and Suda sectors before the invasion
4.  Maleme airfield, 20 May 1941
5.  Rethymno, 20 May 1941
6.  Heraklion, 20 May 1941
7.  Prison Valley, 21 May 1941


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Names Mentioned in Book


Akoumianakis, Manolaki 
Akoumianakis, Miki
Alevizakis, John -  Priest 
Androulakis, Yanni 
Athanassakis, Elias  
Bourdzalis, Athanasios 
Frantzeskakis, Stylianos - Priest 
Grigorakis, Antonis - Also known as Satanas 
Psychoundakis, George  
Tsouderos, Emmanuel  
Tyrakis, George  
Tzatzas, Dimitri 
Xirouhakis, A. - Bishop  
Xylouris, Mikhaili  
Zographistos, Pavlos  
Zoidakis, Antoni  



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