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Book:Generals of the Bulge : leadership in the U.S. Army's greatest battle / Jerry D. Morelock.:[2015] Book Generals of the Bulge : leadership in the U.S. Army's greatest battle / Jerry D. Morelock.
Generals of the Bulge : leadership in the U.S. Army's greatest battle / Jerry D. Morelock.
Author: Morelock, J. D 1946-
Associated Name: Morelock, J.D., 1946-
Publication year: [2015]
Language: English
Call Number D756.5.A7 M67 2015
Media class: Book
Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811711999 0811711994
Notes:
"Substantially revised and updated edition of his 'Generals of the Ardennes: American leadership in the Battle of the Bulge'" -- Foreword.
Extent: xvii, 365 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Description:
The Battle of the Bulge lives in history as the U.S. Army's largest and bloodiest battle of World War II. This innovative study of American military leadership in action during the battle examines the performance of six generals in the days and weeks after the German attack in December 1944. {u2022}Generals covered include Dwight Eisenhower and Omar Bradley, among others {u2022}Five levels of command are studied: supreme coalition, army group, army, corps, and division/armored combat command {u2022}A unique and important history that will appeal to buffs, scholars, and soldiers. --Provided by publisher.
The American Army in the Ardennes, 1944-45 -- Eisenhower and the Supreme Command -- Bradley and the 12th Army Group -- Simpson and the Ninth Army -- Middleton and the VIII Corps -- Jones, Clarke, and the Defense of St.-Vith -- Afterword : Leaders of skill and character -- Appendix A : Chain of command, Allied Expeditionary Force, February 1944 -- Appendix B : SHAEF Headquarters, 6 June 1944 -- Appendix C : Operational Allied chain of command, May 1945 -- Appendix D : Ardennes command arrangement from 20 December 1944 -- Appendix E : 12th Army Group, 16 December 1944 -- Appendix F : First Army, 16 December 1944 -- Appendix G : VIII Corps, 16 December 1944 -- Appendix H : 106th Infantry Division, 16 December 1944 -- Appendix I : Combat command B, 7th Armored Division, 1723 December 1944 -- Appendix J : German order of battle, 16 December 1944 -- Appendix K : Principal personalities.

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