Patton : legendary commander / Martin Blumenson and Kevin Hymel.

"Shortly after World War II, when the Allies interrogated Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt, the senior commander who opposed the Allied invasion of France, they asked him to rate the skills of his opponents. He is reputed to have said, "Patton, he was your best."" "Praise fo...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Blumenson, Martin.
Other Authors: Hymel, Kevin M., 1966-
Format: eBook
Published:Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2008.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Military profiles.
Table of Contents:
  • Family and boyhood
  • Virginia Military Institute and West Point
  • Mexico and World War I
  • The long wait
  • North Africa and Sicily
  • Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge
  • The end of the war and occupation
  • His meaning and legacy.