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Description - Allies by John S. D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower once remarked that "the history of alliances is a history of failure." This provocative, absorbing work, based on a study by the General and written by his son, is a history of one of the great exceptions, the most successful military alliance the world has ever seen,the Anglo-American military alliance of World War II. At once a study of the prodigious undertaking that brought millions of men and women together to defeat the Axis and a portrait of the great personalities who built and sustained the alliance, Allies offers vivid glimpses of war at the working level: on a convoy crossing the Atlantic, with a secret landing party on the coast of northern Africa, and with armored units in Tunisia. Eisenhower has crafted a powerful narrative and a most valuable contribution to the literature of World War II.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780306809415
ISBN-10: 0306809419
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 528
Imprint: Da Capo Press Inc
Publish Date: 26-Oct-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - John S. D. Eisenhower

John S.D. Eisenhower's books include The Bitter Woods: The Battle of the Bulge, Agent of Destiny: The Life and Times of General Winfield Scott, and So Far from God: The U.S. War with Mexico, 1846-1848. He lives near Easton, Maryland.

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