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The War in the Desert (World War II #7}

Richard Collier

The War in the Desert (World War II #7}

by Richard Collier

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Published by Time Life Education .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa, North,
  • Campaigns,
  • Campaigns and battles,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Photo Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9356778M
    ISBN 100316847348
    ISBN 109780316847346

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The War in the Desert (World War II #7} by Richard Collier Download PDF EPUB FB2

Alan Moorehead was a war correspondent who covered most of the 3-year desert campaign in North Africa in World War II. Therefore, he saw the war at first hand, sometimes coming under fire himself (usually from aircraft), sometimes getting lost in the vast desert, sometimes missing key events because his reporter's intuition led him astray/5(17).

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Get this from a library. The war in the desert. [Richard Collier; Time-Life Books.] -- Examines the military leaders, campaigns, battles, tactics and strategy of the African theater of war during World War II. War in the Desert book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

When Reg Thompson, an R.A.F. pilot and instructor, survives an ear /5. After the war he turned from journalism to writing books, and in won the Duff Cooper Prize for Gallipoli. He was awarded the OBE in and the CBE in Alan Moorehead died in His book, The Desert War: The North Africa Campaign /5(73).

Jasper Maskelyne was a world famous magician and illusionist in the s. When war broke out, he volunteered his services to the British Army and was sent to Egypt where the desert war had just begun. He used his skills to save the vital port of Alexandria from German bombers and to 'hide' the Suez Canal from them/5(36).

In a classic small-world moment, she was driving in the desert when she saw a billboard for Grant Fellersen, a local real estate agent. "How I have a book about World War. The Desert Air Force in World War II: Air Power in the Western Desert, An Operational and Historical Record of the 1st Tactical Air Force 2 price £ OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.

Contents: Gamble for high stakes --Rommel's stunning blow --Triumph eludes the British --Crucible of victory --Ally joins the war --Americans taste the fire --Knockout punch --Picture Essays: Italy's reach for glory --The desert fox --Hell's own battelground --Embattled Malta --Light relief in Cairo --A brutal.

Get this from a library. The war in the desert. [Richard Collier; Time-Life Books.] -- Chronicles the generals, battles, and strategy behind the North African theater of World War II.

The war in the desert. [Anthony Farrar-Hockley] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Farrar-Hockley. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   Click here: to subscribe to Janson Media and get notified for more videos.

Janson Media uploads on the daily to stay tuned for m. Christian House, reviewing Rick Stroud's book The Phantom Army of Alamein in The Independent, describes Maskelyne as "one of the more grandiose members" of the Second World War desert camouflage unit and "a chancer tasked with experimental developments, who fogged his own reputation as much as any desert convoy".

War in the Desert book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(4). The book left me with a very negative view on Colin Powell.

He was willing to leavetroops sitting in the desert (99% of us who would be living in tents) for over a year waiting for economic sanctions to work.

Go to Death Valley and live in a tent, General!!. Once the air campaign starts, the book reads like a Tom Clancy novel. Very Cited by: The Desert War interweaves vivid snapshots of war with eyewitness portraits of the famous adversaries -- Generals Rommel, Montgomery, Eisenhower, and Patton -- a Alan Moorehead's bestselling account of the Allied/Axis desert conflict is an epic story of electrifying details and keen historical insights/5(23).

Johannes Erwin Eugen Rommel (15 November – 14 October ) was a German general and military theorist. Popularly known as the Desert Fox, he served as field marshal in the Wehrmacht (armed forces) of Nazi Germany during World War II, as well as serving in the Reichswehr of the Weimar Republic, and the army of Imperial Germany.

Rommel was a highly decorated officer in World War I. Buy a cheap copy of War in the Desert - The True Stories book. This probing documentary reveals detailed information and perspectives on warfare specifically fought in intensely hot and arid desert regions.

Pushing men and Free shipping over $. Editor's note: This Special Study is an excerpt from German Experiences in Desert Warfare During World War If, by Generalmajor Alfred Toppe and 9 others [et al.], 2 vols., These 2 vols.

include pages, 36 sketches, 15 maps, and 85 photo­ graphs. The original study was MS. no. P in the Foreign Studies Series of the.Cold War in the Desert — First published in Edition Notes Source title: Cold War in the Desert: Britain, the United States and the Italian Colonies, (Cold War History).The Western Sahara War (Arabic: حرب الصحراء الغربية ‎, French: Guerre du Sahara occidental, Spanish: Guerra del Sahara Occidental) was an armed struggle opposing the Sahrawi indigenous Polisario Front to Morocco between and and Mauritania from tobeing the most significant phase of the Western Sahara conflict erupted after the withdrawal of.