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An Army at Dawn : the War in Africa, 1942-1943

Author: Rick Atkinson
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt & Co., 2003.
Series: Liberation Trilogy, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Owl books ed
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In this first volume of the Liberation Trilogy, Atkinson focuses on 1942 and 1943, showing how central the great drama that unfolded in North Africa was to the ultimate victory of the Allied powers and to America's understanding of itself.
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Genre/Form: Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Atkinson
ISBN: 0805074481 9780805074482
OCLC Number: 1001505033
Notes: "An Owl book."
Description: xv, 681 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm pbk
Series Title: Liberation Trilogy, v. 1.
Responsibility: Rick Atkinson.

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""An Army at Dawn" may be the best World War II battle narrative since Cornelius Ryan's classics, "The Longest Day" and "A Bridge Too Far."" -"The Wall Street Journal" "Exceptional . . . A work Read more...

 
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