Desert Rats: 1940-1942

The hard fought war in the Libyan Desert proved to be one of the toughest and closest run campaigns of World War II. These are the three official films, which captured the events of the early desert battles for contemporary audiences using Allied newsreel footage shot in the air and on the ground along with captured Axis footage.
Date Published :
May 2013
Publisher :
Pen and Sword Digital
Language:
English
Series :
World War II from Primary Sources
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding. :
ISBN : 5060247620787
Pages : 60
Dimensions : 7.5 X 5.25 inches
Stock Status : In stock
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$14.95

Overview
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The hard fought war in the Libyan Desert proved to be one of the toughest and closest run campaigns of World War II. The battles, which raged around the fortress of Tobruk, saw some of the toughest fighting of the war.

These are the three official films, which captured the events of the early desert battles for contemporary audiences. Using Allied newsreel footage shot in the air and on the ground along with captured Axis footage, these unique films provide a powerful record of World War II from primary sources.

Essential viewing for anyone interested in World War II from primary sources.

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