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Rommel"s army in Africa

Dal McGuirk

Rommel"s army in Africa

by Dal McGuirk

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Published by Airlife in Shrewsbury, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rommel, Erwin, -- 1891-1944.,
  • Germany. -- Heer. -- Panzerarmeekorps Afrika -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDal McGuirk.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD766.82 .M38 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., [20] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14777835M
    ISBN 101853104426
    OCLC/WorldCa29958059

    Army Rumour Service (ARRSE) Fearsome armoury of the Desert Fox: Deadly Panzer tanks and heavy weaponry Rommel used against the Allies in WWII before defeat at the Battle of Alamein feature in fascinating new book. Mail Online 18/3/ It's still a good addition to the WWII history nut's book collection, mainly thanks to the : £   Rommel's War takes you the beginning of the hostilities in North Africa, when the Italians first launched their attack into Egypt in September of through to the massive turn of the tide as Field Marshall Montgomery's 8th Army stems the tide and reverses the fortunes of the Afrika Korps as the Americans land behind them in Algeria at the.

    Born in South Africa, Lieutenant Heinz Schmidt served in North Africa as Erwin Rommel’s (“The Desert Fox”) personal aid and advisor – an aide-de-camp in military speak. As he was “South African-born” he was therefore considered, in line with military logic, an expert on Africa. Erwin Johannes Rommel was born in and he joined the German Army as a cadet in During World War I he served as an infantry lieutenant with the German Army in Italy, Romania and France.

    Rommel's army was no longer able to repel the Allied Forces in Africa because he was trapped by the Americans in the west (Algeria and Morocco) and by the British in the east (Libya and Egypt). Commander of Afrika Korps. Less than a year later, in February , Rommel was appointed commander of the German troops dispatched to aid the all-but-defeated Italian army in deserts of North Africa became the scene of his greatest successes—and of his defeat at the hands of a vastly superior enemy. In the North African theatre of war, the “Desert Fox,” as he came to be called.


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The Men of Rommel's Army in North Africa Narrative of Campaigns German Army and Luftwaffe Uniforms and Equipment Explanation of Color Photographs Bibliography. Read more. 3 people found this helpful.

Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews /5(12). Johannes Erwin Eugen Rommel (15 November – 14 October ) was a German general and military theorist.

Popularly known as the Desert Fox, he served as field marshal in the Wehrmacht (armed forces) of Nazi Germany during World War II, as well as serving in the Reichswehr of the Weimar Republic, and the army of Imperial Germany.

Rommel was a highly decorated officer in World War I Commands held: 7th Panzer Division, Afrika. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rommel's Army in Africa by Dal McGuirk (, Book, Illustrated) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).

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Infantry Attacks (German: Infanterie greift an) is a classic book on military tactics written by Erwin Rommel about his experiences in World War the time of the book's writing in the mids, Rommel's rank was lieutenant had planned to write a successor called Panzer greift an (in English: Tanks Attack) about tank warfare, and gathered much material during the North.

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The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book. Italian Army in North Africa. Italian forces were driven back 1, miles from Sidi Barrani to the outskirts of Tripoli in little more than a month.5 The weakness of the Italian Army was laid bare.

"The army was designed for colonial war against African tribesmen. Predominantly infantry, it was practically useless in a mobile desert environment Author: Paul K. Schreiber. Rommel's War in Africa is a vivid and detailed account of the fighting between the German Afrika Korps and the British 8th Army during WWII.

It is really a book with two themes, one about the war itself and the other about the man behind the battles, Erwin Rommel/5(5). On the whole his decisions were justified by victory: and in Africa victory often against odds. Rommel’s last military appointment was in command of. Buy Rommel's Army in Africa New edition by McGuirk, Dal (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9). North Africa military campaigns World War II National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD This content is available in the following languages.

Early inthe famed British Eighth Army was on the route to victory in North Africa. Just a few months later, this same army was on the verge of total defeat, as the Germans had won victory after victory and were threatening to overrun Egypt and the Middle is the classic biography of the man who masterminded this great turnabout, Field Marshal Erwin Rommel,/5.

He never had a chance to win it, and was only expected to stop the British advance into Libya: when von Thoma assessed the theatre, he correctly identified that only heavily mechanised forces would be of any use, that only three or four mechanised.

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This book, written by Erwin Rommel, the German commander in North Africa during World War II, is an excellent documentation of Rommel's experiences as a young commander during the World War I. It's well written, interesting and easy to read/5. Rommel’s Desert War: Waging World War II in North Africa, – By Martin Kitchen.

Cambridge University Press, $ Arguably the most provocative reassessment of this theater in many a year, this challenging, rich, well-argued tome forces careful revisits to dearly held truths about strategy, operations, tactics, and personalities.

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"Rommel's Desert War is a book of outstanding importance. It will stand alongside, challenging and correcting, Liddell Hart's Rommel Papers.

Martin Kitchen takes us to the heart of the Axis war effort in North Africa. His book effortlessly blends sources written in Brand: Cambridge University Press.The loss of the German army in North Africa, along with the German defeat at Stalingrad, decisively shifted the course of the war.

Rommel’s Desert War is very well researched and very well written. I particularly appreciated Dr. Kitchen’s ability to place the North .