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8 edition of The Rhine Crossings 1945 (Campaign) found in the catalog.

The Rhine Crossings 1945 (Campaign)

by Ken Ford

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Europe,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / World War II

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHoward Gerrard (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961863M
    ISBN 101846030269
    ISBN 109781846030260

    Lee "The Rhine Crossings " por Ken Ford disponible en Rakuten Kobo. 'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took place with the crossing of the Rhine in No invading ar Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. This book details the devastating Anglo-American assault from Arnhem during World War II (), starting with the battle of Arnhem, and leading on to the successful crossing of the Rhine and eventual breakout, and continuing with the advance across northern Germany.

    The Rhine Crossings Codice: LG Prenota Richiedi informazioni Dillo ad un amico. € 21,00 second in magnitude only to the Normandy invasion, this book charts the history of the last great set-piece battle of the war that ultimately brought the defeat of Hitler's Nazi regime one step closer. Køb Rhine Crossings af Ford Ken Ford som e-bog på engelsk til markedets laveste pris og få den straks på mail. 'The last great heave of war,' according to .

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The Rhine Crossings 1945 (Campaign) by Ken Ford Download PDF EPUB FB2

In THE RHINE CROSSINGS,the author gives a brief insight to the two main criticisms of the campaign-that Montgomery's crossing was overblown in scale and that the airborne operations were unnecessary.

This book is a good primer in discussing this campaign but the reader should look for other books for a better understanding of this /5(6). The Rhine Crossings (Campaign Book ) - Kindle edition by Ford, Ken, Gerrard, Howard. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Rhine Crossings (Campaign Book )/5(3). 3 Stars for a comprehensive and meaty book on the efforts to get across the Rhine in The book starts out with the Huertgen Forest campaign and carries through the Battle of the Bulge briefly with additional commentary on the adjoining battles all along the Allied Front/5.

The Rhine Crossings book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took /5.

'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took place with the crossing of the Rhine in No invading army had crossed this great river since Napoleon's inand the task fell to Field Marshal Montgomery's 21st Army Group.

Opposing them were the forces of a failing fascist regime, including battalions of old men and boys, strengthened by several formations of crack troops 5/5(1). 'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took place with the crossing of the Rhine in No invading army had crossed this great river since Napoleon's in and the task fell to Field Marshal Montgomery's 21st Army Group.

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Minimum starts at 25 copies. Availability based on publisher status and quantity being ordered. The Rhine Crossings by Ken Ford,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(13). 'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took place with the crossing of the Rhine in No invading army had crossed this great river since Napoleon's in and the task fell to Field Marshal Montgomery's 21st Army Group.

Opposing them were the forces of a failing fascist regime, including battalions of old men and boys, strengthened by several formations of crack troops.

'The last great heave of war,' according to Churchill, took place with the crossing of the Rhine in With a description of the combined Allied attack, this book charts the history of the last Read more. The Rhine Crossings Campaign Series, With an elaborate description of the combined Allied attack, second in magnitude only to the Normandy invasion, this book charts the history of the last great set-piece battle of the war that ultimately brought the defeat of Hitler's Nazi regime one step closer.

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One more river: The Rhine crossings of by Peter Allen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   In THE RHINE CROSSINGS,the author gives a brief insight to the two main criticisms of the campaign-that Montgomery's crossing was overblown in scale and that the airborne operations were unnecessary.

This book is a good primer in discussing this campaign but the reader should look for other books for a better understanding of this /5(5). One More River: Rhine Crossings of by Allen, Peter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Rhine Crossings Publisher: Osprey Publishing (Febru ).

Series: Campaign (Book ). What a wonderful book. If you want to understand airborne warfare in WW2 then this is for you. It is a book that looks at the airbonre attempts to cross the Rhine - which is clear in the subtitle - not a book about all of the Rhine Crossings/5(5).

Operation Varsity (24 March ) was a successful airborne forces operation launched by Allied troops that took place toward the end of World War ing more t paratroopers and several thousand aircraft, it was the largest airborne operation in history to be conducted on a single day and in one location.

Varsity was part of Operation Plunder, the Anglo-American-Canadian Location: Wesel, Germany. The Battle of Remagen during the Allied invasion of Germany resulted in the unexpected capture of the Ludendorff Bridge over the capturing the Siegfried Line, the 9th Armored Division of the U.S.

First Army had advanced unexpectedly quickly towards the Rhine. They were very surprised to see one of the last bridges across the Rhine still on: Remagen, Rhine Province, Germany. US Army Signal Corps footage of the crossing of the Roer River in Germany in February, ("29th Division the Roer", 23 FebruaryLIB .The spectacular capture of the Ludendorff Bridge spanning the Rhine at Remagen in early March was pivotal in the conquest of Germany.

However, the Allies had planned other Rhine crossings weeks earlier and carried them out as part of their strategy to encircle and capture the Ruhr, the industrial center of western Germany.