Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General

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Henry Holt and Company, Sep 23, 2014 - History - 368 pages

Readers around the world have thrilled to Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesus--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history.

Now from Bill O'Reilly, iconic anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, comes the most epic book of all in this multimillion-selling series: Killing Patton.

General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious circumstances in the months following the end of World War II. For almost seventy years, there has been suspicion that his death was not an accident--and may very well have been an act of assassination. Killing Patton takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

 

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User Review  - buffalogr - LibraryThing

Although it contained information about Patton's contributions to the American WWII efforts, including the Battle of the Bulge, the book was simply filled with too much extraneous information...Hitler ... Read full review

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User Review  - DeaconBernie - LibraryThing

It is interesting to revisit a book 4 years after first reading. The authors clearly make the case for a conspiracy. The way the story is told it is certainly at least a strong possibility. But, more ... Read full review

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Bill O'Reilly is a trailblazing TV journalist who has experienced unprecedented success on cable news and in writing thirteen national number-one bestselling nonfiction books. There are currently more than 17 million books in the Killing series in print. He lives in Long Island.

Martin Dugard is the New York Times bestselling author of several books of history. He and his wife live in Southern California with their three sons.

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