Operation Cobra 1944: Breakout from Normandy

Operation Cobra 1944: Breakout from Normandy

by Steven J. Zaloga, Tony Bryan

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ISBN-13: 9781472800053
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 01/20/2013
Series: Campaign , #88
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
File size: 60 MB
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About the Author

Steven Zaloga was born in 1952, received his BA in history from Union College, and his MA from Columbia University. He has published numerous books and articles dealing with modern military technology, especially armoured vehicle development. His main area of interest is military affairs in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe in the Second World War, and he has also written extensively on American armoured forces.

Tony Bryan is a freelance illustrator of many years experience. He initially qualified in Engineering and worked for a number of years in Military Research and Development, and has a keen interest in military hardware – armour, small arms, aircraft and ships. Tony has produced many illustrations for partworks, magazines and books, including a number of titles in the New Vanguard series.
Steven J. Zaloga received his BA in History from Union College and his MA from Columbia University. He has worked as an analyst in the aerospace industry for over three decades, covering missile systems and the international arms trade, and has served with the Institute for Defense Analyses, a federal think tank. He is the author of numerous books on military technology and military history, with an accent on the US Army in World War II as well as Russia and the former Soviet Union. He currently lives in Maryland.

Table of Contents

Origins of the Campaign/Chronology/Opposing Commanders/Opposing Armies/Opposing Plans/The breakout at St. Lo/Third Army unleashed/The Avranches counterattack/The Falaise Pocket/Aftermath/Bibliography/Index

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