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Title:
The blitzkrieg myth : how Hitler and the Allies misread the strategic realities of World War II
Author:
Mosier, John, 1944-
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : HarperCollins, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xii, 338 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
New theories of warfare -- War as pseudoscience : 1920-1939 -- The Maginot line and Hitler's response -- The tank production myths -- Lessons mislearned : Poland and the winter wars -- The Germans and the Allies prepare for war -- The German assault and the fall of France : May-June 1940 -- The uses and misuses of armor : North Africa, Italy, the Eastern front -- The failure of strategic airpower : 1940-1944 -- Normandy and the breakout at Saint-Lô : summer 1944 -- The breakthrough failures : Arnhem, Metz, Bastogne -- The persistence of failed ideas.
ISBN:
9780060009762
Format :
Book

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