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Closing with the Enemy: How GIS Fought the War in Europe, 1944-1945

  • Couverture cartonnée
  • 368 Nombre de pages
Texte du rabat 'Unflinchingly objective. Doubler makes a convincing case for seeing the GI as an amateur who learned quickly and w... Lire la suite
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Texte du rabat

'Unflinchingly objective. Doubler makes a convincing case for seeing the GI as an amateur who learned quickly and well and who, by the end of the war, had turned himself into a formidable enemy.' -- John Keegan in the Washington Times



Résumé
This work offers a view of how the GI and his officers fought the war. The author sets out to demonstrate that the key to the US success was the flexibility and ingenuity of its soldiers. He points out that the most important element in overcoming the Germans was intelligent front-line troops.

Détails sur le produit

Titre: Closing with the Enemy: How GIS Fought the War in Europe, 1944-1945
Auteur:
Code EAN: 9780700607440
ISBN: 978-0-7006-0744-0
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: Univ Pr Of Kansas
Genre: Sciences politiques
nombre de pages: 368
Poids: 499g
Taille: H228mm x B152mm x T21mm
Année: 1994
Auflage: New