(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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The book gives due weight to both his operational brilliance, especially in retreat, and his poor strategic judgment. Key bridges and ports were to be captured by airborne assault.
Rommel’s Desert War
Skip to main content. At the height of his power in January Hitler made the fateful decision to send troops to North Africa to save the beleaguered Italian army from defeat. If nogth are not currently a ParaData member but wish to get involved please register.
His stringent, well documented critique of Rommel’s performance in particular makes this a significant contribution to the literature on the Second World War. Men of War in the Twentieth Century ‘Thanks to Kitchen’s meticulous research, there is now a compelling account of the battles from a German perspective, with a well-rounded and not altogether flattering picture of Rommel.
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Save on Textbooks, Education Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Kitchen’s skillful blend of policy and strategy, operations and tactics, pulls no punches. Kitchen captures both the brutality and the importance of the struggle. 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.
Skip to main content. However Rommel’s initial successes and refusal to follow orders committed the Axis to a campaign well beyond their means. Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy; 2. Germany intervenes in North Africa; 3. However Rommel’s initial successes and refusal to follow orders committed the Axis to a campaign well beyond their means.
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This item doesn’t belong on this page. About this product Synopsis At the height of his power in January Hitler made the fateful decision to send troops to North Africa to save the beleaguered Italian army from defeat. Bloggat om Rommel’s Desert War. He shows that borth British were initially helpless against the operational brilliance of Rommel’s Panzer divisions.
Speer Martin Kitchen Inbunden. The result was the loss of an ln army which together with defeat at Stalingrad signalled a decisive shift in the course of the war. Without the reinforcements or supplies he needed to deliver a knockout blow, Rommel was itxlian onto the defensive and Hitler’s Mediterranean strategy began to unravel.
Show More Show Less. Men of War in the Twentieth Century ‘For too long the decisive campaign in North Africa has been viewed as a military duel between Britain and Germany, personified in the figures of Montgomery and Rommel.
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Now at adrica, making full use of Italian sources, Martin Kitchen has given us a balanced, judicious and convincing analysis of the three-handed war in the desert. No one is going to see the Desert War in quite the same light after reading his book.
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