Military history


Baker, Addison Earl, Lloyd Herbert Hughes, John Louis Jerstad, Leon William Johnson, John Riley Kane. “Ploesti: When Heroes Filled the Sky.”

Brown, Anthony Cave. The Last Hero: Wild Bill Donovan. New York: Vintage Books, 1984.

Brown, Colin, and John Crossland. “How a Soviet Mole United Tito and Churchill.” The Independent, June 28, 1997: 1A.

Carroll, Tim. The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III: The Full Story of How 76 Allied Officers Carried Out World War II’s Most Remarkable Mass Escape. New York: Pocket Books, 2004.

Casey, H. J. Office of the Chief Engineer, Southwest Pacific Area, United States Army. Engineer Estimating Data, June 1, 1945.

Churchill, Winston. The Second World War, Volume 3: The Grand Alliance. Boston: Mariner Books, 1986.

Churchill, Winston Never Give In: The Best of Winston Churchill’s Speeches. New York: Hyperion, 2003.

Davis, Larry. P-51 Mustang in Action. Carrollton, TX: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1981.

Davis, Larry. P-38 Lightning in Action. Carrollton, TX: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1990.

Davis, Larry. C-47 Skytrain in Action. Carrollton, TX: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1995.

Deakin, F. W. Embattled Mountain. New York: Oxford University Press, 1971.

Donovan, William J. Letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. July 4, 1944. Reproduced in Declassified Documents Reference System, Farmington Hills, Michigan: Gale Group, 2006.

“Draza Aided Reich, Italy, Court Told.” The Washington Post, June 11, 1946, p. 2.

Draskovic, Wuk. Letter from Serbia and Montenegro Minister of Foreign Affairs to Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Jibilian. April 7, 2005.

Drendel, Lou. Walk Around: B-17 Flying Fortress. Carrollton, TX: Squadron/ Signal Publications, 1998.

“Ex-OSS Agent Uses Citation in Effort to Aid Mihailovich.” The Washington Post, May 1, 1946, p. 14.

Federal Bureau of Investigation. Freedom of Information requests regarding Burgess, MacLean, and Philby. foia.f

Felman, Richard. “Mihailovich and I.” Serbian Democratic Forum, October 1972.

Ford, Corey. Donovan of OSS. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1970.

Ford, Kirk Jr. OSS and the Yugoslav Resistance 1943-1945. College Station, TX: Texas A&M Press, 1992.

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library. President’s Personal File: Correspondence related to William J. Donovan. Hyde Park, NY.

Garland, Greg, and Frederick N. Rasmussen. “Nick A. Lalich, 85, leader of OSS team that rescued downed air crews in WWII.” The Sun, May 15, 2001, p. 6B.

Gilbert, Martin. Churchill: A Life. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1991.

Gill, Anton. The Great EscapeThe Full Dramatic Story with Contributions from Survivors and Their Families. London: Headline Book Publishing, 2002.

Goldberg, Arthur. Review of Sub Rosa: The OSS and American EspionageThe Nation, March 23, 1946, pp. 349-350.

Interagency Working Group. “Records of the Office of Strategic Services 1940- 1946 (Record Group 226).” Washington, DC: National Archives.

Goldich, Robert L. “Yugoslavia: World War II Resistance Operations and Their Implications for the Current War.” Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service, The Library of Congress, 1999.

Jeffrey-Jones, Rhodri. Cloak and Dollar: A History of American Secret Intelligence . New Haven: Yale University Press, 2002.

Jibilian, Arthur. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

Kelly, Richard M. The Halyard MissionThe 461st Liberaider 1995; 12:28-37.

Kennedy, Joseph. “Sperry Ball Turret.” ~josephkennedy/sperry_ball_turret.htm

Knezevic, Zivan. Why the Allies Abandoned the Yugoslav Army of General Mihailovich, with Official Memoranda and Documents. Unpublished manuscript donated to the United States Library of Congress, 1945.

Letters to the Editor: Credit Where Due. The Washington Post, February 22, 1945, p. 6.

Lindsay, Franklin. Beacons in the Night: With the OSS and Tito’s Partisans in Wartime Yugoslavia. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1993.

Lovell, Stanley. Of Spies and Strategems. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1963.

Marquette, Sandy. “Goodbye to a tireless warrior.” Liberty. January 10, 2000.

Martin, David. Ally Betrayed: The Uncensored Story of Tito and Mihailovich. New York: Prentice Hall, 1946.

Martin, David. Patriot or Traitor: The Case of General Mihailovich. Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, 1978.

Martin, David. The Web of DisinformationChurchill’s Yugoslav Blunder. Orlando: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990.

Mauer, Mauer, Ed. Combat Squadrons of the Air ForceWorld War II. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1969.

McLachlan, Donald. Room 39. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1968.

“Mihailovitch Trial.” The Washington Post, June 17, 1946, p. 6.

“Mihailovitch Executed by Firing Squad.” The Washington Post, July 18, 1946, p. 6.

“Mihailovich Under Arrest, Belgrade Says.” The Washington Post, March 25, 1946, p. 2.

Musgrove, Clare. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

Musulin, George. Report on the Michailovic’s Cetnik army; suggestions of some Allied support. Central Intelligence Agency 1944. Reproduced in Declassified Documents Reference System, Farmington Hills, Michigan: Gale Group, 2006.

National Committee of American Airmen to Aid Gen. Draza Mihailovich and the Serbian People. Press Clippings, Books I, II, III. Chicago, 1946. Unpublished collection donated to Library of Congress, 1946.

O’Donnell, Patrick K. Operatives, Spies, and Saboteurs: The Unknown Story of the Men and Women of WWII’s OSS. New York: Free Press, 2004.

Oliver, Thomas. Unintended Visit to Yugoslavia. Unpublished manuscript donated to the United States Air Force Academy, 1990.

Orsini, Tony. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

Pesic, Miodrag D. Operation Air BridgeSerbian Chetniks and the Rescued American Airmen in World War II [English translation from the original Serbian]. Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Serbian Masters’ Society, 2002.

Petrovich, Nick. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

“Ploesti Oil Raid: Operation Tidal Wave.”

“Radio Signal Aids Rescue of 250 Fliers.” The Washington Post, February 20, 1945, p. 2.

Rebic, Aleksandra. “The Living Spirit of Ravna Gora.” Liberty, July 25, 2003.

Roberts, Walter R. Tito, Mihailovic and the Allies: 1941-1945. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1987.

Roosevelt, Kermit. The Overseas Targets: War Reports of the OSS. Vol. I. Washington, DC: Carrollton Press, 1976.

Roosevelt, Kermit. The Overseas Targets: War Reports of the OSS. Vol. II. Washington, DC: Carrollton Press, 1976.

Savich, Carl K. “Draza Mihailovich and the rescue of U.S. airmen during World War II.” Serbian Unity Congress.

Smith, Richard Harris. OSS: The Secret History of America’s First Central Intelligence Agency. Guilford, Connecticut: The Lyons Press, 1973.

The Trial of Dragoljub-Draza Mihailovic: Stenographic Record and Documents from the Trial of Dragoljub-Draza Mihailovic. Salisbury, North Carolina: Documentary Publications, 1977.

Tompkins, Peter. Italy Betrayed. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1966.

United States Department of State. Telegrams related to awarding Legion of Merit to Draza Mihaliovich. April 1, 1948, to April 9, 1948.

United States Department of War. Western Union Telegram to Angiolina Orsini, Jersey City, NJ: August 3, 1944.

Vujnovich, George. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

Vujnovich, George and Mirjana. As told to Theodore Wilkinson. Memoirs of a MarriageOral History of George and Mirjana Vujnovic. Washington, DC: Five and Ten Press, 2001.

Vuksic, Velimir. Tito’s Partisans: 1941-1945. Botley, Oxford, United Kingdom: Osprey Publishing, 2003.

Wilkinson, Xenia. Personal interviews and correspondence with author.

Wilson, Robert. Personal interviews and correspondence with the author.

Woodward, E. L. British Foreign Policy in the Second World War. London: Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1962.

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