Eisenhower's Armies: The American-British Alliance during World War II

Eisenhower's Armies: The American-British Alliance during World War II

by Niall Barr

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781605988177
Publisher: Pegasus Books
Publication date: 12/03/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 544
Sales rank: 1,231,431
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Niall Barr is a Senior Lecturer in Defence Studies at the Defence Studies Department, King's College, London. He has previously taught at St Andrews and the Royal Military Academy. His main research focus concerns twentieth century military history. He has published numerous military histories including Amiens to the Armistice; Flodden 1513; Pendulum of War: The Three Battles of El Alamein; and The Lion and the Poppy. He lives in Oxfordshire with his family.

Table of Contents

Maps vii

Introduction 1

1 Family Legacy 7

2 The Great War 42

3 Tanks in Washington 77

4 Special Observers 114

5 Combining the Chiefs 155

6 Cats and Bulldogs 183

7 Growing Pains 215

8 Sicilian Feud 244

9 Stomach Ache 267

10 Hauling on the Rope 290

11 Over There, Over Here 327

12 The Great Crusade 364

13 SHAEF at War 396

14 Supreme Commander 424

15 Born on the Battlefield 457

Notes 471

Bibliography 508

Acknowledgements 521

Image Credits 524

Index 527

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