Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945 / Stephen E. Ambrose.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0684815257
  • ISBN: 9780684815251
  • Physical Description: 512 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, c1997.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-498) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: pt. 1. The battle for France. Expanding the beachhead, June 7-30, 1944 -- Hedgerow fighting, July 1-24, 1944 -- Breakout and encirclement, July 25-August 25, 1944 -- To the Siegfried line, August 26-September 30, 1944 -- The Siegfried line, October 1944 -- pt. 2. At the German border. Metz and the Hurtgen Forest, November 1-December 15, 1944 -- The Ardennes, December 16-19, 1944 -- The Ardennes, December 20-23, 1944 -- The holiday season, December 24-31, 1944 -- pt. 3. Life in ETO. Night on the line -- Replacements and reinforcements, Fall 1944 -- The air war -- Medics, nurses, and doctors -- Jerks, sad sacks, profiteers, and Jim Crow -- Prisoners of war -- pt. 4. Overrunning Germany. Winter war, January 1945 -- Closing to the Rhine, February 1-March 6, 1945 -- Crossing the Rhine, March 7-31, 1945 -- Victory, April 1-May 7, 1945 -- Epilogue : The GIs and modern America.
Summary, etc.: Includes maps indicating the Normandy Beachhead expansion, July 1-24, 1944; the pursuit to the Siegfried Line, Aug. 26-Sept. 14, 1944; the Ardennes Campaign, Dec. 16-25, 1944, Dec. 26, 1944-Jan. 16 1945, and Jan. 17-Feb. 7, 1945; the Battle of the Rhineland, Feb.8-Mar. 28, 1945; and the drive to the Elbe, Apr. 4-May 7, 1945.
Subject: United States. Army > History > World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Western Front.
Soldiers > United States > History > 20th century.