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Hell's Highway: U.S. 101st Airborne -1944

Hell's Highway: U.S. 101st Airborne -1944

by Tim Saunders


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Hell's Highway is the dramatic name given to the vital stretch of road that the British 3rd Guards Armoured Division had to advance down rapidly on their route to relieve the American Paras (82d Airborne) at Nijmegen and the British I st Airborne Division at Arnhem. Adopting the clear and successful style of Battleground works this book relies on personal accounts to embellish this dramatic story.

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ISBN-13: 9780850528374
Publisher: Pen and Sword
Publication date: 05/18/2009
Series: Battleground Europe Series
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Tim Saunders served as an infantry officer with the British Army for thirty years, during which time he took the opportunity to visit campaigns far and wide, from ancient to modern. Since leaving the Army he has become a full time military historian, with this being his sixteenth book, has made nearly fifty full documentary films with Battlefield History and Pen & Sword. He is an active guide and Accredited Member of the Guild of Battlefield Guides.

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