Hell’s Highway: The True Story of the 101st Airborne During Operation Market Garden September 17-25 1944 :: John Antal soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Minneapolis: Zenith Press, 2008, Paperback.
Includes: Order of battle; Plans of battle; Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Glossary; Frontispiece; Appendices (3);
From the cover: In broad daylight, the Allies launched the largest airborne operation ever conducted. It was hoped that this audacious offensive would end the war by Christmas 1944 and that the retreating and demoralized Germans would be easily brushed aside. The mission assigned to the Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Division was to seize the key bridges along the base of this attack and then secure critical areas along the key highway that led north to the Rhine.
But nothing in war is easy. The G…
Introduction by: Gorge E. Koskimaki
159 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10½” x 8¼”.
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