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Whiting, Charles 1926-2007

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,148 publications in 6 languages and 23,117 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Military history  Trials, litigation, etc  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Creator, Printer, Photographer, Other
Classifications: D757, 940.5421
Publication Timeline
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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 )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Germans toughened themselves for Nazism, but then suffered greatly in the bombed-out ruins of their cities
Hunters from the sky : the German parachute corps, 1940-1945 by Charles Whiting( Book )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and German and held by 728 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
The battle of Hurtgen Forest : the untold story of a disastrous campaign by Charles Whiting( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The officially covered-up defeat of 12 US Divisions, the lead up to the Battle of the Bulge
Ardennes : the secret war by Charles Whiting( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 DEC 1944 angreb tyskerne de amerikanske styrker, hvis efterretningstjeneste på uforklarlig vis ikke havde konstateret den massive opbygning af tyske angrebsstyrker
Siegfried : the Nazis' last stand by Charles Whiting( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The full story of the major American land battle in Europe in World War II"--Jacket
Death of a division by Charles Whiting( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 535 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 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kasserine : first blood by Charles Whiting( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massacre at Malmedy; the story of Jochen Peiper's battle group, Ardennes, December, 1944 by Charles Whiting( Book )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and German and held by 421 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 408 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
General Patton : a soldier's life by Stanley P Hirshson( Book )

21 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides an in-depth chronology of the life of General George Patton, Jr., discussing his military maneuvers, his ability to inspire his soldiers, his belief in a soldier's Valhalla, and his relief from command of the Third Army."
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 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II
Bounce the Rhine by Charles Whiting( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Whiting skriver her om de mange, ofte prestigemotiverede og abortive forsøg på at sætte over Rhinen, der i 1944/1945 blev foretaget af De Allierede, lige fra Arnhem-fiaskoen i september 1944 og til Canadiernes generobring af Arnhem i marts 1945
The hunt for Martin Bormann : the truth by Charles Whiting( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 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 275 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
 
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Kasserine : first blood
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 (210)

Chinese (4)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Swedish (2)

Dutch (2)

Covers
The battle of Hurtgen Forest : the untold story of a disastrous campaignArdennes : the secret warSiegfried : the Nazis' last standKasserine : first bloodMassacre at Malmedy; the story of Jochen Peiper's battle group, Ardennes, December, 1944The last assault : the Battle of the Bulge reassessed'44 : in combat from Normandy to the ArdennesBounce the Rhine