Description - On the German Art of War by Bruce Condell
* English translation of the military manual that guided the German Army in World War II * This book was carried into battle by officers and NCOs and had been classified by the U.S. Army until the year 2000 * Topics include command, attack, defense, tanks, chemical warfare, logistics, and more Truppenfuhrung ("unit command") served as the basic manual for the German Army from 1934 until the end of World War II and laid the doctrinal groundwork for blitzkrieg and the early victories of Hitler's armies. Reading it is as close to getting inside the minds behind the Third Reich's war machine as you are likely to get.
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(229mm x 152mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Bruce Condell
Bruce Condell has worked with defense contractors in the U.S. and Asia and has been involved in the development of numerous military aircraft. Maj. Gen. David T. Zabecki, editor of Vietnam magazine and author of several military history books, served as an infantry rifleman in Vietnam. After earning his commission, he was an operations officer, intelligence officer, and a chief of staff. In 2003 he was the senior security adviser on the U.S. co-ordinating and Monitoring Mission in Israel. He lives in Germany.