The Duel: The Eighty-Day Struggle Between Churchill and Hitler

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Yale University Press, Mar 11, 2001 - History - 272 pages
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This is a day-by-day account of the 80-day struggle in 1940 between Adolph Hitler, poised on the edge of absolute victory, and Winston Churchill, threatened by imminent invasion and defeat. Map.

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The duel: 10 may - 31 july 1940: the eighty-day struggle between churchill and hitler

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Lukacs is a familiar name in World War II studies. These two volumes, released in 1990 and 1976, respectively, follow the key players on the other side of the Atlantic. The duelists in the first title ... Read full review

The duel: 10 May-31 July 1940: the eighty-day struggle between Churchill and Hitler

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This extended essay presents the confrontation between Hitler and Churchill in the summer of 1940 as the pivotal event of World War II, and of modern European history. Lukacs ( Budapest: Nineteen ... Read full review

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