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Monty : the making of a general, 1887-1942

Author: Nigel Hamilton
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This biography of Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of El Alamein is based on Montgomery's secret diaries, letters, and vast collection of private papers. Written by a historian who knew Montgomery intimately in his later years, this book presents the unknown Montgomery in behind-the-scenes accounts of him as soldier and leader, son, father, and husband.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hamilton, Nigel.
Monty.
New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1981
(OCoLC)564785908
Named Person: Bernard Law Montgomery Montgomery of Alamein, Viscount; Bernard Law Montgomery Montgomery of Alamein, Viscount
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel Hamilton
ISBN: 0070258058 9780070258051
OCLC Number: 7577325
Awards: Whitbread Award, 1981.
Description: xix, 871 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Genesis of a soldier --
The First World War --
The inter-war years --
Dunkirk --
Alamein.
Responsibility: Nigel Hamilton.

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This biography of Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of El Alamein is based on Montgomery's secret diaries, letters, and vast collection of private papers. Written by a historian who knew Montgomery intimately in his later years, this book presents the unknown Montgomery in behind-the-scenes accounts of him as soldier and leader, son, father, and husband.

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