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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User Review  - Jim Gallen - Goodreads

"Patton: Ordeal and Triumph" is a full life biography of one of the most colorful and successful officers ever to wear the uniform of the United States. It claims to be the book on which the movie was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sgtshaf - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book. Makes me want to watch the movie right now. Has a lot more details than the movie could possibly fit in. If you're a fan of military history or just enjoy the movie Patton I would recommend this book Read full review


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