TITLE

The commanders

AUTHOR(S)
Ambrose, Stephen E.
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/23/94, Vol. 116 Issue 20, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how General Dwight Eisenhower's canniness, German General Erwin Rommel's absence, and Adolf Hitler's sleeping habits all combined to open the way for Europe's reconquest in World War II. Hitler's strategic and technological blunders; Comparison of Eisenhower and Rommel; Their battles. INSETS: King George's D-Day mission.;`The man who won the war' (small boat designer Andrew Higgins).;Percy Hobart's gadget glory..
ACCESSION #
9405177839

 

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