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At War on the Gothic Line
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Christian Jennings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-08 - Publisher: Macmillan

In the autumn of 1944, as Patton’s army paraded through Paris, another Allied force was gathering in southern Italy. Spearheaded by over 100,000 American troops, this vast, international army was faced with a grim task—break The Gothic Line, a series of interconnected German fortifications that stretched across the mountains of
At War on the Gothic Line
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Christian Jennings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

As the Allies stormed across Normandy in late summer 1944, another strategically vital yet unsung campaign was being fought across the mountainous terrain of northern Italy. A vast international army of 12 different nationalities had to break through the Gothic Line, a rugged barrier of German defensive positions that stretched
The Third Reich is Listening
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Christian Jennings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The success of the Allied codebreakers at Bletchley Park was one of the iconic intelligence achievements of World War II, immortalised in films such as The Imitation Game and Enigma. But cracking Enigma was only half of the story. Across the Channel, German intelligence agencies were hard at work breaking
Flashpoint Trieste
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Christian Jennings
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Flashpoint Trieste is the story of one year in one city as the Cold War begins. The Western Allies captured the Adriatic port city before the Russians could reach it, but having survived the war, everybody is now desperate to make it through the liberation. Life is fast and violent,
The D.L.I. at War
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: David Rissik
Categories: World War, 1939-1945
Type: BOOK - Published: 1953 - Publisher:

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