At All Costs!
Stories of Impossible VictoriesBook - 1993
A collection of 11 true stories of the battlefield where the situation was desperate, the objective dangerous, and the odds against success high. The motives: revenge, survival, success, professionalism, and self-sacrifice. Among the battles recounted are Gettysburg, the US 503rd Parachute Infantry in Corregidor Island, and the Allied counterattack on Rommel's 7th Panzer Division. Includes 16 pages of black and white photos. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: London : Arms and Armour, 1995, c1993
Branch Call Number: 355.009 PER
Characteristics: 223 p. :,ill. ;,25 cm