Patton's: Third Army: A Chronicle of the Third Army Advance, August, 1944 to May, 1945

Patton's: Third Army: A Chronicle of the Third Army Advance, August, 1944 to May, 1945

by Charles M. Province
     
 
For the 3d U.S. Army under General Patton, V-E Day, the end of World War II, marked the completion of 281 days constant battle in the heart of Europe. During this time it engaged in every type of combat except the defensive.

This fine-grained study chronicles, day-by-day, the situations which developed and the tactical combinations evolved for their successful

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For the 3d U.S. Army under General Patton, V-E Day, the end of World War II, marked the completion of 281 days constant battle in the heart of Europe. During this time it engaged in every type of combat except the defensive.

This fine-grained study chronicles, day-by-day, the situations which developed and the tactical combinations evolved for their successful solution. Amidst the noise of war, and political chicanery of higher military authorities, the story reveals the unflagging energy of experienced staff, the sterling ability of commanders in the field, and, above all, the fighting heart of the American soldier.

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For the 3d US Army under General Patton, V-E Day, the end of World War II, marked the completion of 281 days of constant battle in the heart of Europe. This study chronicles, day-by-day, the situations which developed and the tactical combinations evolved for their successful solution. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870529733
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
10/15/1991
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
10.98(w) x 6.34(h) x 1.13(d)

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