WorldCat Identities

Whiting, Charles 1926-2007

Overview
Works: 395 works in 1,200 publications in 6 languages and 22,347 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Military history 
Roles: Author, Printer, Creator, Other, Photographer
Classifications: D757, 940.5421
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Most widely held works about Charles Whiting
 
Most widely held works by Charles Whiting
The home front--Germany by Charles Whiting( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Germans toughened themselves for Nazism, but then suffered greatly in the bombed-out ruins of their cities
Bloody Aachen by Charles Whiting( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Septmmber of 1944, Allied forces pressed forward as the third Reich neared collapse, Aachen earned a new place in history as the first German City ever besieged by the U.S. Army
Hunters from the sky : the German parachute corps, 1940-1945 by Charles Whiting( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founded by Luftwaffe chief Hermann Goring and led by General Kurt Student, an officer of exceptional ability, the German airborne force was an important element of the new blitzkrieg method of warfare. Referred to as "Hunters from the Sky," German paratroopers infiltrated Allied lines, fighting from the moment they hit the ground, seizing bridges, capturing airfields, and suffering losses up to 50 percent. Here is the first full-scale history of the German Parachute Corps, from the terror and exhilaration of its first combat drop in 1940 to its bloody demise in 1945
Ardennes : the secret war by Charles Whiting( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A military history which describes how at the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944, a handful of German specialists nearly turned a German defeat into a victory
Siegfried : the Nazis' last stand by Charles Whiting( Book )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The full story of the major American land battle in Europe in World War II"--Jacket
The battle of Hurtgen Forest : the untold story of a disastrous campaign by Charles Whiting( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death of a division by Charles Whiting( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bearing the proud nickname "The Golden Lions," the U.S. 106th Infantry Division was routed on the night of December 6, 1944 in what was described by the official historian as "the most serious reverse suffered by American arms during the operations of 1944-5 in the European theater." The division historian himself put it more colorfully: "Panic, sheer unreasoning panic, flamed the road all day and into the night. Everyone, it seemed, who had any excuse, and many who had none, were going west that day."--Amazon.com
The spymasters : the true story of Anglo-American intelligence operations within Nazi Germany, 1939-1945 by Charles Whiting( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kasserine : first blood by Charles Whiting( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitler's Werewolves; the story of the Nazi resistance movement, 1944-1945 by Charles Whiting( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last assault : the Battle of the Bulge reassessed by Charles Whiting( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An armored reconnaissance veteran of the campaign and prolific World War II author offers a major re-appraisal of the Bulge battle based on the theory that Allied leaders knew about the German attack in advance
Massacre at Malmedy; the story of Jochen Peiper's battle group, Ardennes, December, 1944 by Charles Whiting( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of the war; Europe: April 15-May 23, 1945 by Charles Whiting( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patton by Charles Whiting( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'44 : in combat from Normandy to the Ardennes by Charles Whiting( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bounce the Rhine by Charles Whiting( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flod; Broer; Remagen; Rhinen; Arnhem; Canadiske hær; Faldskærmstropper; Luftbårne divisioner; Patton; Hodges; Leclerc; Rivercrossing
The other Battle of the Bulge : Operation Northwind by Charles Whiting( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost front : the Ardennes before the Battle of the Bulge by Charles Whiting( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the Germans prepared for the Battle of the Bulge by amassing thousands of troops in the Ardennes Forest, an area the Americans viewed as a safe place to send inexperienced troops, and discusses how they gathered information from the US troops there to help them plan their course of action
The hunt for Martin Bormann : the truth by Charles Whiting( Book )

16 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skorzeny : 'the most dangerous man in Europe' by Charles Whiting( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHarding, Duncan, 1926-2007

controlled identityKerrigan, John, 1926-2007

controlled identityKessler, Leo, 1926-2007

controlled identityStirling, Duncan, 1926-2007

Charles Whiting British writer and historian

Harding, Duncan.

Harding, Duncan 1926-2007

Kerrigan, John.

Kerrigan, John 1926-2007

Kessler Leo

Kessler, Leo 1926-2007

Konrad, Klaus 1926-2007

Stirling, Duncan 1926-2007

Whiting, Charles

Whiting, Charles Henry 1926-2007

ホワイティング, チャールズ

Languages
English (221)

Spanish (4)

Swedish (2)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Ardennes : the secret warSiegfried : the Nazis' last standKasserine : first bloodThe last assault : the Battle of the Bulge reassessedMassacre at Malmedy; the story of Jochen Peiper's battle group, Ardennes, December, 1944'44 : in combat from Normandy to the ArdennesBounce the RhineThe other Battle of the Bulge : Operation Northwind