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xi Maps 1. Victory in Tunisia, 3–13 May 1943. 113 2. The Anglo-­ American Assault on Sicily, 10 July 1943. 123 3. The NEPTUNE Plan concentrated four corps along the Normandy coast, with three airborne divisions dropped behind the beaches, June 1944. 165 4. The Operation COBRA Plan would crack open the Western Front and unleash the mobile Allied forces, 25 July 1944. 208 5. The Liberation of Paris, 25 August 1944. 253 6. Siegfried Line Campaign, from 15 September to 15 December 1944. 260 7. The Battle of the Bulge, from 16 December 1944 to 25 January 1945, the greatest land battle ever fought by the US Army. 280 8. The Encirclement of the Ruhr and the closing of the Rose Pocket, from 28 March to 1 April 1945. 324 9. On VE Day, 8 May 1945, Bradley commanded four of the seven Allied field armies in Europe, more than 1.2 million men. 326 10. The Korean War, from June 1950 to July 1953. 374 ...

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Additional Information

ISBN
9780826273925
Related ISBN
9780826221360
MARC Record
OCLC
1002300081
Pages
490
Launched on MUSE
2017-09-02
Language
English
Open Access
No
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