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Hell on wheels : the 2d Armored Division

Author: Donald Eugene Houston
Publisher: San Rafael, Calif. : Presidio Press, 1986, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A detailed story of the 2d Armored Divisionduring World War II.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Eugene Houston
ISBN: 0891412735 9780891412731
OCLC Number: 13327329
Description: xxii, 466 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Creating an idea --
The Fort Benning era --
The Tennessee maneuvers --
The Louisiana maneuvers --
The Carolina maneuvers --
Preparation for war --
Operation TORCH --
North African interlude --
Operation HUSKY --
The Sicilian-English intermission --
The Contentin peninsula --
Inch by inch --
Mile after mile --
Breaching the Siegfried line --
Operation QUEEN --
The Battle of the Bulge: Blunting the German spearhead --
The Battles of the Bulge: Reducing the salient --
The near miss --
The race for Berlin --
A backward glance.
Responsibility: by Donald E. Houston.

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