By George Bradford
Portrait of this recognized global conflict II unit on the top of its good fortune thoroughly illustrated with photographs, maps, and diagrams--in colour the place to be had within the sands of the Western desolate tract in 1941-42, Erwin Rommel made historical past because the wilderness Fox, waging an excellent and ambitious crusade opposed to the British. starting at El Agheila in March 1941, the Afrika Korps--frequently outnumbered--drove the British progressively east throughout Libya and into Egypt. The German offensive ultimately floor to a halt in a sequence of battles at El Alamein. In striking element, George Bradford depicts what it was once wish to serve and struggle within the Afrika Korps, from its tanks and gear to its battles and everyday life. (20100401)
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