Battle of the Bulge: Vol. 3, The 3rd Fallschirmjager Division in Action, December 1944-January 1945

Battle of the Bulge: Vol. 3, The 3rd Fallschirmjager Division in Action, December 1944-January 1945

by Hans Wijers
     
 

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When German forces attacked in the Ardennes in December 1944, the paratroopers of the 3rd Fallschirmjager Division traded their parachutes for snow boots and fought on the ground with the 6th Panzer Army in the northern sector of the Battle of the Bulge. For six cold, bloody weeks, the Germans struggled and ultimately failed to make gains against a tenacious American…  See more details below

Overview

When German forces attacked in the Ardennes in December 1944, the paratroopers of the 3rd Fallschirmjager Division traded their parachutes for snow boots and fought on the ground with the 6th Panzer Army in the northern sector of the Battle of the Bulge. For six cold, bloody weeks, the Germans struggled and ultimately failed to make gains against a tenacious American defense. This is the story of their bitter combat--in the words of German and American soldiers who were there.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811713528
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
03/01/2014
Series:
Stackpole Military History Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
748,232
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Hans Wijers lives in the Netherlands.

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