(Part of the Cambridge Military Histories Series) fateful decision to send troops to North Africa to save the beleaguered Italian army from defeat. history of the Axis campaign provides a fundamental reassessment of the key battles of , . When most people think of the Italian Army in North Africa during the Second World War, they tend to believe that the average Italian soldier offered little. to send troops to North Africa to save the beleaguered Italian army from defeat. campaign provides a fundamental reassessment of the key battles of
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Save on Textbooks, Education Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Men of War in the Twentieth Century ‘Thanks to Kitchen’s meticulous research, there is now a compelling account igalian the battles from a German perspective, with a well-rounded and not altogether flattering picture of Rommel.
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Latest Comments There are currently no comments for this content. Martin Kitchen’s masterful history of the Axis campaign provides a fundamental reassessment of the key battles ofRommel’s generalship, and the campaign’s place within the broader strategic context of the war.
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Rommel’s Desert War
He shows that the British were initially helpless against the operational brilliance of Rommel’s Panzer divisions. Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy; 2.
His book effortlessly blends sources written in many languages into a gripping narrative. Any Condition Any Condition. It will be soldoer reading for every World War II historian.
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However Rommel’s initial successes and refusal to follow orders committed the Axis to a campaign well beyond their means. The Armed Forces and Fascist Foreign Policy, ‘Martin Kitchen combines policy, strategy, aftica and personality in a detailed account from the Axis perspective. Profits from all sales made through our shop go directly to Support Our Parasso every purchase you make with us will directly benefit The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces.
Ratings and Reviews Write a review. On the offensive again; 7. The price may be the seller’s own price elsewhere or another seller’s price. The retreat from Mersa el Brega; This item doesn’t belong on this page. Table Of Content Introduction; 1. Germany intervenes in North Africa; 3. This book is now essential reading for anyone interested in the desert sokdier and its place in the wider history of the Second World War.
Kitchen’s skillful blend of policy and africx, operations and tactics, pulls no punches. RowlingHardcover Kaspar Hauser Martin Kitchen.
Without the reinforcements or supplies he needed to deliver a knockout blow, Rommel was forced onto the defensive and Hitler’s Mediterranean strategy began to unravel. The Struggle for Mastery in the Mediterranean “This study gives us a vivid view of the theater from the perspective of the Afrikakorps command. The book gives due weight to both his operational brilliance, especially in retreat, and his poor strategic judgment. View all media Add content to this article.
Now at last, making afriica use of Italian sources, Martin Kitchen has given us a balanced, judicious and convincing analysis of the igalian war in the desert.