Montgomery: D-Day Commander

Montgomery: D-Day Commander

by Nigel Hamilton

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ISBN-13: 9781612340661
Publisher: Potomac Books Inc.
Publication date: 04/30/2007
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,224,635
File size: 2 MB

About the Author


Nigel Hamilton is the author of Monty, which won the Whitbread Prize and the Templer Medal. He is also the author of JFK: Reckless Youth and Bill Clinton: An American Journey. Currently the John F. Kennedy Scholar and Visiting Professor in the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies, University of Massachusetts at Boston, Hamilton lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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BruderBane on LibraryThing 10 months ago
A Potomac book has done it again with ¿Montgomery¿ by Nigel Hamilton, a seemingly Lilliputian but superb military history for the dramatic and dynamic Bernard Montgomery. Before reading this extended composition on Montgomery I knew very little about the man and even less regarding his deciding role in WWII battles for North Africa, D-Day and beyond. The wealth and depth of information regarding Montgomery¿s command status, flaws and all, was impressively packed into such a short volume. Mr. Hamilton portrays Montgomery as a vigorous, animated and innovative commander but somewhat of a misfit and rather catty individual who harmed his reputation and career from the outset. I will definitely be scanning the shelves for more of these gems including Mr. Hamilton¿s own extensive biography of Montgomery and Montgomery¿s own controversial ¿Memoirs.¿