Dragoon, August 15, 1944

Paul Gaujac

The preparation of the Provence landing in August 1944 was so precise that, against all odds, everything went exactly as scheduled. Therefore, this book emphasizes on the military planning involving all the units and equipments used.
Publication date:
November 2004
Publisher :
Histoire et Collections
Language:
English
Illustration :
More than 60 colour profiles
Format Available     Quantity Price
Hardback
ISBN : 9782915239508

Dimensions : 229 X 305 cm
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£16.99
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Overview
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The preparation of the Provence landing in August 1944 was so precise that, against all odds, everything went exactly as scheduled. Therefore, this book emphasizes on the military planning involving all the units and equipments used. The second part of the book deals with the landing operations themselves and the first three days of fighting in Provence, by US troops, up to the arrival of the French 1st Army.

The second largest US landing operation in France has never received such a detailed coverage, both in preparation and in execution. An hour-by-hour account of the fighting by US troops.