US Commanders of World War II by James R. Arnold
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US Commanders of World War II
By James R. Arnold

US Commanders of World War II

Navy and USMC Pt.2

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US Commanders of World War II by James R. Arnold

Book Description

This title, the second of two, examines the careers, personalities and fortunes of the key US Naval and Marine commanders of World War II. Among those covered are (USMC) Holland Smith, Julian Smith, Lemuel Shepherd, A. Vandergrift, Roy S. Geiger and (Navy) John P.S. Devereaux, John D. Bulkeley, F.J. Fletcher, Robert Ghormley, Bull Halsey, Thomas Hart, Husband Kimmel, E. King, Kinkaid, Alan G. Kirk, Lee, Charles Lockwood, McCain, Marc A. Mitscher, Chester Nimitz, Joseph J. Rochefort, Norman Scott, Raymond Spruance, Harold R. Stark, Richmond Turner, Wade McCluskey, Daniel V. Gallery, Francis "Frog" Low and Theodore Wilkinson.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841764757
ISBN-10: 1841764752
Format: Paperback
(248mm x 184mm x 5mm)
Pages: 64
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 13-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Marengo and Hohenlinden by James R. Arnold Marengo and Hohenlinden, Paperback (February 2005)

At Marengo Bonaparte defeated the Austrians and his fellow general Jean Moreau beat the combined Austrian and Bavarian armies at Hohenlinden. These twin campaigns proved decisive. Bonaparte's dictatorship was secure and his enemies across Europe were forced into a 15-year struggle to overthrow him.

Into the Reich by James R. Arnold Into the Reich, Paperback (September 2002)

"Operation Market Garden", Patton's bold attempt to breach Hitler's lines at Arnhem, "the Battle of the Bulge" and Eisenhower's bloody assault on the Rhineland are all detailed in this account of the final years of war on Germany's western frontier.

US Commanders of World War II by James R. Arnold US Commanders of World War II, Paperback (September 2002)

A detailed account of the biographies, combat careers, uniforms, dress and appearance of several of the key US Army and Air Force commanders of World War II. Full colour artwork is included, illustrating their distinctive appearance and their characteristic features.

Gettysburg by James R. Arnold Gettysburg, Paperback (April 2000)

Presents comprehensive orders of battle detailing the Confederate units which saw action on 2 July down to company level. Computer-generated maps detail the objectives and the assaults themselves, supported by portraits of the commanders and photographs of the key features of the battlefield.

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Author Biography - James R. Arnold

James R Arnold is an established author who has contributed to numerous military publications. He has many published books to his credit, covering topics such as the Napoleonic campaigns and the battles and armies of the American Civil War. James lives in Virginia. USA. Robert Philip Hargis was born December 7 1959, and gained his BA in History from California State University San Bernadino. A militaria collector for over 25 years, he also has a close involvement in living history presentations. He is married with two children, and lives in California. Darko Pavlovic was born in 1959 and currently lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia. A trained architect, he now works as a full-time illustrator and writer, specialising in militaria. Darko has illustrated a number of books for Osprey including Men-at-Arms 282: 'Axis Forces in Yugoslavia 1941-45' and Elite 60: 'U-Boat Crews 1914-45'. He has also written and illustrated titles for the Men-at-Arms series on the Austrian army of the 19th century

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