First Blood In North Africa: Operation Torch And The U.s. Campaign In Africa In Wwii by Jon DiamondFirst Blood In North Africa: Operation Torch And The U.s. Campaign In Africa In Wwii by Jon Diamond

First Blood In North Africa: Operation Torch And The U.s. Campaign In Africa In Wwii

byJon Diamond

Paperback | March 1, 2017

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Photo chronicle of Patton's Americans versus Rommel's Afrika Korps in World War II In November 1942, eleven months after Pearl Harbor, the U.S. launched Operation Torch, its first major offensive against the Germans. This photo chronicle covers the initial landings in Morocco and Algeria and the subsequent desert clashes in Tunisia as American forces under Eisenhower and Patton battled the German Afrika Korps of Erwin Rommel, the famous "Desert Fox."
Jon Diamond has written extensively on military history topics. In addition to articles forWorld War II HistoryandMilitary Heritage, he is also the author ofGuadalcanal(978-0-8117-1626-0),New Guinea(978-0-8117-1556-0),Orde Wingate(978-1-84908-323-2), andArchibald Wavell(978-1-84908-737-7). A graduate of Cornell University, Diamond is a...
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Title:First Blood In North Africa: Operation Torch And The U.s. Campaign In Africa In WwiiFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 11.03 × 8.48 × 0.4 inPublished:March 1, 2017Publisher:Stackpole BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0811717771

ISBN - 13:9780811717779

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