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Hitler's Mountain Troops: Fighting at the Extremes

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Synopsis:

Warfare in the mountains--with its extremes of temperature and treacherous terrain--is unique and difficult. Hitler's Gebirgsjaeger, specially chosen troops of men who usually came from the Alpine regions, frequently succeeded in winning (or at least escaping) where others would have failed. Using anecdotes from surviving veterans, and photographs of men, landscape, and weapons, follow the troops from Poland down to Tunisia, chronicling their excellence, dedication, and esprit de corps.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780304352043
Subtitle:
Fighting at the Extremes
Author:
Lucas, James
Author:
Lucas, James
Publisher:
Cassell
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
Hitler, adolf, 1889-1945
Subject:
BG-JUVENILE PROP - BG-TODDLER/PRESCHOOL
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cassell Military Paperbacks
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
64 b/w illus.,
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in

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Warfare in the mountains--with its extremes of temperature and treacherous terrain--is unique and difficult. Hitler's Gebirgsjaeger, specially chosen troops of men who usually came from the Alpine regions, frequently succeeded in winning (or at least escaping) where others would have failed. Using anecdotes from surviving veterans, and photographs of men, landscape, and weapons, follow the troops from Poland down to Tunisia, chronicling their excellence, dedication, and esprit de corps.

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