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U.S. 82nd Airborne Division - 1944

Tim Saunders

 
Date Published :
October 2008
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Language:
English
Series :
Battleground Europe
Illustration :
illustrated
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9780850528152
Pages : 160
Dimensions : 8.5 X 5.5 inches
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In stock
$16.95

Overview
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The 82nd Airborne Division fought some of its most desperate battles in support of the British landings at Arnhem, yet these actions are little known today. All of the units, personalities and actions of this hopeless struggle are covered in the acclaimed Battleground Europe style. This heavily illustrated work also contains a guide to the battle sites, monuments and local facilities as they are today.

About The Author
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Tim Saunders served as an infantry officer with the British Army for thirty years, during which time he took the opportunity to visit campaigns far and wide, from ancient to modern. Since leaving the Army he has become a full time military historian, with this being his sixteenth book, has made nearly fifty full documentary films with Battlefield History and Pen & Sword. He is an active guide and Accredited Member of the Guild of Battlefield Guides.

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