eBook The Battle of the Generals: The Untold Story of the Falaise Pocket-The Campaign That Should Have Won World War II download
by Martin Blumenson
Author: Martin Blumenson
Publisher: William Morrow & Co; 1 edition (December 1, 1993)
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Falaise Gap, Battle of, France, 1944.
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For 60 plus years the powers that be in military history have "poo-pooed" any claim that the Battle of the Falaise Gap was anything less than a great victory. The Allies killed over 10,000 Germans in the pocket, they captured another 50,000 and barely 20,000 to 40,000 of the enemy managed to escape while leaving all of their heavy weapons and vehicles behind.
This is not the 1st book one should read about Falaise. Army officer in northwestern Europe during World War II. After the war he lived in France for a number of years, where he met his wife of 55 years, Genevieve Adelbert Blumenson, who died in 2000. This book is, to WWII enthusiast, but uninitiated about Falaise, is detailed to a fault. Blumenson again served with the . Army during the Korean War, and later worked in the Office of the Chief of Military History until 1967. Books by Martin Blumenson
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The battle of the general spells out the huge fight that existed within the allied camp during the war. Patton and Montgomery didn't like each other and the Bradley/Patton relationship wasn't much better. Dr. Blumenson does a excellent job of showing how close the allies came to ending the war 10 month earlier. Recently Viewed and Featured.
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The Untold Story of the Falaise Pocket-the Campaign That Should Have Won World War II. by Martin Blumenson. While scholars and soldiers have long debated the Falaise campaign that developed within weeks of the 1944 invasion of occupied France, Blumenson (the US Army's official historian; Patton, 1985, et. offers a savvy, comprehensive overview of the battle that might well have brought WW II to an earlier end in the European theater. Drawing on source material that's disclosed piecemeal throughout the text, the author first provides scene-setting perspectives on the post-D-day situation.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1963. --. The Battle of the Generals: The Untold Story of the Falaise Pocket-The Campaign. That Should Have Won World War II. New York: William Morrow, 1993. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1972, 1974. Bradley, Omar N. A Soldier’s Story of the Allied Campaigns from Tunis to the Elbe. New. York: Henry Holt, 1951; London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1951.
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