Alex Kershaw-革命機ヴァルヴレイヴ

革命機ヴァルヴレイヴ一次世界大戦の兵士の500日オデッセイのビーチからシチリア島へのゲートのダッハウ

ジャンル:歴&紀要

29/10/2012
編集: BOMC
出版社: クラウン
フォーマット: ハードカバー
ページ: 448
言語:
外形寸法: 9.58x6.40x1.43に
ISBN-10: 9780307887993
ASIN: 0307887995
The true story of the bloodiest and most dramatic march to victory of the Second World War: the battlefield odyssey of a maverick U.S. Army officer and his infantry unit as they fought for over five hundred days to liberate Europe - from the invasion of Italy to the gates of Dachau. From July 10, 1943, the date of the Allied landing in Sicily, to May 8, 1945, when victory in Europe was declared – the entire time it took to liberate Europe – no regiment saw more action, and no single platoon, company, or battalion endured worse, than the ones commanded by Felix Sparks, who had entered the war as a greenhorn second lieutenant of the 157th “Eager for Duty” Infantry Regiment of the 45th “Thunderbird” Division. Sparks and his fellow Thunderbirds fought longest and hardest to defeat Hitler, often against his most fanatical troops, when the odds on the battlefield were even and the fortunes of the Allies hung in the balance – and when the difference between defeat and victory was a matter of character, not tactics or armor. Drawing on extensive interviews with Sparks and dozens of his men, as well as over five years of research in Europe and in archives across the US, historian Alex Kershaw masterfully recounts one of the most inspiring and heroic journeys in military history. Over the course of four amphibious invasions, Sparks rose from captain to colonel as he battled from the beaches of Sicily through the mountains of Italy and France, ultimately enduring bitter and desperate winter combat against the diehard SS on the Fatherland’s borders. Though he lost all of his company to save the Allied beach-head at Anzio and an entire battalion in the dark forests of the Vosges, Sparks miraculously survived the long bloody march across Europe and was selected to lead a final charge to Bavaria to hunt down Adolf Hitler. In the dying days of the Third Reich, Sparks and his men crossed the last great barrier in the West, the Rhine, only to experience some of the most intense street fighting and close combat suffered by Americans in WWII. When they finally arrived at the gates of Dachau, Hitler’s first and most notorious concentration camp, the Thunderbirds confronted scenes that robbed the mind of reason. With victory within grasp, Sparks confronted the ultimate test of his humanity: after all he had faced, could he resist the urge to wreak vengeance on the men who had caused untold suffering and misery? Written with the narrative drive and vivid immediacy of Kershaw’s previous bestselling books about American infantrymen in WWII, "The Liberator" is a story for the ages, an intensely human and dramatic account of one of history’s greatest warriors and his unheralded role in America’s finest achievement – the defeat of Nazi Germany.
Alex Kershaw-革命機ヴァルヴレイヴ
Alex Kershaw
Alex Kershaw Escape from the Deep DA CAPO PRESS c. 2008 HC/DJ SIGNED
28.98
Alex Kershaw
Jack London: A Life by Alex Kershaw (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping!
19.0
Alex Kershaw
THE LIBERATOR - KERSHAW, ALEX - NEW PAPERBACK BOOK
14.05
Alex Kershaw
Jack London: A Life by Kershaw, Alex
21.8
Alex Kershaw
Alex Kershaw~THE LONGEST WINTER~VG/VG DJ~INSCRIBED ~ NICE COPY
21.95
Alex Kershaw
The Few by Alex Kershaw American flyers Battle of Britain Eagle Squadron WWII,LN
2.0
Alex Kershaw
Few - American Knights of the Air by Alex Kershaw 2007
1.0
Alex Kershaw
Jack London : A Life by Alex Kershaw
3.99
Alex Kershaw
The Longest Winter by Alex Kershaw 2017 Unabridged CD 9781538405390
22.02
Alex Kershaw
NEW The General: William Levine, Citizen Soldier and Liberator by Alex Kershaw
21.01
Alex Kershaw
The Envoy: The Epic Rescue of the Last Jews of Europe in the... by Kershaw, Alex
6.93
Alex Kershaw
The Bedford Boys by Alex Kershaw 2003 paperback
6.0
Alex Kershaw
Escape from the Deep, , Kershaw, Alex, Very Good, 2008-01-01,
7.98
Alex Kershaw
First Edition AVENUE OFSPIES, by Alex Kershaw, NY Times best-selling author.HBDJ
7.1
Alex Kershaw
BOOK/AUDIOBOOK CD Alex Kershaw History World War II Jewish Rescue THE ENVOY
24.99
Alex Kershaw
The Envoy : Epic Rescue Of The Jews During WWII by Alex Kershaw (2010 Hardcover)
9.99
Alex Kershaw
The Bedford Boys : One American Town's Ultimate D-Day Sacrifice by Alex Kershaw
7.5
Alex Kershaw
Jack London : A Life by Alex Kershaw (1997, Hardcover) library discard
1.0
Alex Kershaw
History in 3D [Blu-ray], Good DVD, Marcel Lecoufle,David Starkman,Alex Kershaw,C
17.23
Alex Kershaw
The Bedford Boys Alex Kershaw Hardcover Like New D-Day
0.99
Alex Kershaw
The Bedford Boys: One American Town's Ultimate D-Day Sacrifice by Alex Kershaw (
13.55
Alex Kershaw
2016 Donruss Various Cards - Rose Kershaw Posey - U Pick to Complete Your Set!
2.0
Alex Kershaw
The Bedford Boys by Alex Kershaw | PBK
13.06
Alex Kershaw
2017 TOPPS GALLERY CANVAS BORDER PARALLELS YOU PICK CORREA BELTRE KERSHAW
2.5

略歴

Alex Kershaw is the New York Times best-selling author of several popular WW11 titles. He is a British born journalist. His work emphasizes the human face of war.Please visit alexkershaw.com for his full bio and some great web-sites devoted to his books. He would be happy to answer any questions and sign books and help in any other way.You can also catch up with him and his work at his facebook page – alex kershaw, author’s page. He blogs at www.alexkershaw.com and provides video/images/posts on facebook.

見る:

  • alex kershaw the liberator
  • ии т мобиле
掲載 ます。

返信をキャンセルする

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> 

その他の目的で利用することAkismetの低減スパムと見なされます。 方法を学ぶコメントデータ処理ます。