Patton: ordeal and triumph

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Barker, 1966 - Biography & Autobiography - 566 pages
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Indhold: I. The Ordeal:Robert is coming; Gentleman soldier; Ancient man in modern armour; Jine the cavalry; Rehearsals for war; Torch; Proconsul in Morocco; Detour to Tunesia; The shadow of Montgomery; Born at Sea, Baptised in blood; The slapping incidents; II. The Triumph: Underdog of the Overlord; In the London fog; Master of Peover Hall; Dismal days; Return to Normandy; The shadow of Bradley; Break-out; A night in August and the Morning After; Brittany; The chains of command; The Falaise mystery; Victories and Woes; The sure thing; Bone dry; The shadow of Eisenhower; Period of Confusion; The road to the Buldge; Bastogne; Yonder are the Russians; A time of war, a time of peace.. and a time to die; Som bilagsmateriale kort: The battle of Normandy; The approach to the Siegfried Line; The German counter-attack in the Ardennes; The last days of the war in Europe.

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Review: Patton: Ordeal and Triumph

User Review  - Fredrick Danysh - Goodreads

Many books have been written about General Gorge Patton. The author attempts to examine his privileged, yet pampered life, especially his career in the army. Read full review

Review: Patton: Ordeal and Triumph

User Review  - David Kline - Goodreads

Read a long time ago and "fell in love" with George Smith Patton, Jr. A true warrior who in fact would not have fit very well into the post WWII world, as the politicians reconstructed it. Read full review

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BOOK TWOZ The Triumph
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THE FALAISE MYSTERY
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