US Infantryman vs German Infantryman

European Theater of Operations 1944

; Steve Noon (Illustratør)

The Allied campaign to liberate Western Europe from Nazi domination would test the foot-soldiers of both sides to the limit. In this book the US infantry's struggle to wrest control of first Normandy, and then the Siegfried Line and the Ardennes, from their German opponents is documented in photographs, specially commissioned artwork, official reports, and first-hand accounts, offering a glimpse of close-quarter infantry combat at the height of World War II. Les mer
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The Allied campaign to liberate Western Europe from Nazi domination would test the foot-soldiers of both sides to the limit. In this book the US infantry's struggle to wrest control of first Normandy, and then the Siegfried Line and the Ardennes, from their German opponents is documented in photographs, specially commissioned artwork, official reports, and first-hand accounts, offering a glimpse of close-quarter infantry combat at the height of World War II.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

Introduction /The opposing sides /Montebourg: June 7-10, 1944 /The Scharnhorst Line, October 2-3, 1944 /The Krinkleterwald, December 16, 1944 /Analysis /Aftermath /Unit organizations /Bibliography /Index

Om forfatteren

Steven J. Zaloga received his BA in History from Union College and his MA from Columbia University. He has worked as an analyst in the aerospace industry for over two decades, covering missile systems and the international arms trade, and has served with the Institute for Defense Analyses, a federal think tank. He is the author of numerous books on military technology and military history, with an accent on the US Army in World War II as well as Russia and the former Soviet Union.

Steve Noon was born in Kent, UK, and attended art college in Cornwall. He's had a life-long passion for illustration, and since 1985 has worked as a professional artist. He has provided award-winning illustrations for the publishers Dorling Kindersley, where his interest in historical illustration began. Steve has illustrated over 30 books for Osprey.