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Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Red endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Small indentations to spine. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 572pp. With b/w photographs and maps in text. The six months of fighting to dislodge the Germans from Monte Cassino produced many thousands of casualties. The author describes the forces, the four major assaults and the commanders whose personal animosities he claims contributed to the extended period of fighting. Much of the information comes from first hand accounts on both sides.
Title: Cassino The Hollow Victory. The Battle for Rome, January-June 1944.
Categories: Military Subjects,
Publisher: London. Andre Deutsch. 1984 3rd imp.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 69903
Keywords: Military Subjects JOHN ELLIS, Cassino, Hollow Victory, Battle, Rome, January-June, 1944, Germans, Monte Cassino, assaults, commanders, fighting, photographs Maps dustwrapper Military