Generals of the Bulge

Leadership in the U.S. Army's Greatest Battle

Jerry D. Morelock

A critical examination of the leadership successes and failures of senior American commanders during the largest battle fought by the U.S. Army in World War II, the December 1944-January 1945 Battle of the Bulge.
Publication date:
May 2015
Publisher :
Stackpole Books
Contributor(s) :
Carlos D'Este
Language:
English
Illustration :
28
Format Available     Quantity Price
Hardback
ISBN : 9780811711999

Dimensions : 229 X 152 mm
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£23.95

Overview
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• The only single-volume examination and analysis of American senior leadership in the Battle of the Bulge at all levels of command

The Battle of the Bulge lives in history as the U.S. Army's largest and bloodiest battle of World War II. This innovative study of American military leadership in action during the battle examines the performance of six generals in the days and weeks after the German attack in December 1944.
* Generals covered include Dwight Eisenhower and Omar Bradley, among others
* Five levels of command are studied: supreme coalition, army group, army, corps, and division/armored combat command
* A unique and important history that will appeal to buffs, scholars, and soldiers