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Patton; a study in command, by H. Essame.

By: Essame, Hubert, 1896-1976.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, Scribner [1974]Description: x, 280 pages illustrations 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0684136716; 9780684136714.Subject(s): Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945 | Generals -- United States -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Patton.DDC classification: 940.54/21/0924 | B
Contents:
Flying start -- 'Othello's occupation's gone ..." -- The foundations -- Morocco -- Tunisian spring -- Sicilian summer -- Regrettable incident -- Birth of an army -- Within the bridgehead -- War on the Michelin map -- The Cannae manoeuvre/Anglo-American version 1944 -- The wider envelopment -- The broad and the narrow front -- Lorraine -- Ardennes -- Triumph west of the Rhine -- Over the Rhine and beyond.
Summary: Examines General George S. Patton's leadership and strategy as a battlefield commander in North Africa and Europe during World War II.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-265).

Flying start -- 'Othello's occupation's gone ..." -- The foundations -- Morocco -- Tunisian spring -- Sicilian summer -- Regrettable incident -- Birth of an army -- Within the bridgehead -- War on the Michelin map -- The Cannae manoeuvre/Anglo-American version 1944 -- The wider envelopment -- The broad and the narrow front -- Lorraine -- Ardennes -- Triumph west of the Rhine -- Over the Rhine and beyond.

Examines General George S. Patton's leadership and strategy as a battlefield commander in North Africa and Europe during World War II.

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