From Normandy to the Ruhr With the 116th Panzer Division in WWII by Heinz GГѓВјnther Guderian

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Published by The Aberjona Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • European history: Second World War,
  • Land forces & warfare,
  • War & defence operations,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • Germany,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-,
  • Normandy,
  • Normandy (France),
  • Personal narratives, German,
  • World War, 1939-1945

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages648
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8554371M
ISBN 100966638972
ISBN 109780966638974

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This book is an excellent description of the battles from the German point of view. The writing and research are fair and scrupelous. If you've read the major histories by American or British authors, this one will fill any voids, correct a few misunderstandings, and explain the other side of the story/5.

In a genre (division histories) dominated by books which are often little more than keepsakes or souvenirs, filled with sentimental versions of the way the authors wish the war would have gone, From Normandy to the Ruhr stands out as an unemotionally recounted day-by-day, blow-by-blow account of how, despite being constituted late in the war 4/5.

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The Western Allies of World War II launched the From Normandy to the Ruhr book amphibious invasion in history when they attacked German positions at Normandy, located on the northern coast of France, on 6 June The invaders were able to establish a beachhead as part of Operation Overlord after a successful "D-Day", the first day of the invasion.

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