Infantry attacks / Erwin Rommel ; introd. by Manfred Rommel.
Publication year: 2009.
Call Number D640 .R6413 2009
Media class: Book
Publisher: Minneapolis : Zenith Press
ISBN: 9780760337158 0760337152
Reprint. Originally published: London : Greenhill Books, 1990.
Translation of Infanterie greift an.
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Written directly after combat, Rommel critiques his own battle strategies and tactics during World War I in an attempt to learn further from his losses and victories.
pt. 1. The war of movement : Belgium and Northern France, 1914. Fighting at Bleid and Doulcon Woods -- Battles at Gesnes, Defuy Woods, and Rembercourt -- Fighting near Montblainville -- pt. 2. Trench warfare in the Argonne and High Vosges. Attack in the Charlotte Valley -- Trench fighting at "Central" and in the Charlotte Valley -- Raids in the "Pinetree Knob" sector, High Vosges -- pt. 3. Open warfare in Rumania and the Carpathians, 1917. From Skurduk Pass to Vidra -- First operations against Mount Cosna -- Further operations at Mount Cosna -- The first day of the Tolmein offensive -- The second day of the Tolmein offensive -- The third day of the Tolmein offensive -- Pursuit across the Tagliamento and Piave Rivers, October 26, 1917-January 1, 1918.