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Killing Rommel

Author: Steven Pressfield
Publisher: London : Bantam, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In North Africa, field Marshal Erwin Rommel and his unstoppable Panzers have routed the Eighth Army and now threaten the vital oilfields of the Middle East. With the outcome of the war hanging in the balance, the British hatch a desperate plan - to send a small, heavily armed yet highly mobile force behind enemy lines to strike a blow that will stop the Afrika Korps in its tracks. It is called the Long Range Desert  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Named Person: Erwin Rommel; Erwin Rommel
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Pressfield
ISBN: 9780553819526 0553819526
OCLC Number: 310156193
Notes: Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2008.
Description: 410 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Steven Pressfield.

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And in North Africa, Field Marshall Erwin Rommel and his Afrika Korps have routed the 8th Army, threatening the oil fields of the Middle East. Out of this, the British hatch a desperate plan - to  Read more...

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"A terrific read - gripping from start to finish...this is historical fiction at its very best" -- JAMES HOLLAND "A splendid tour de force, one that brings to life the heroism, sacrifice, tragedy, Read more...

 
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