The Rommel papers /

"When Edwin Rommel died--by forced suicide at Hitler's command--he left behind in various ingenious hiding places the papers that recorded the story of his dramatic career and the exact details of his masterly campaigns. It was his custom to dictate each evening a running narrative of the...

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Main Author: Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944.
Other Authors: Liddell Hart, Basil Henry, Sir, 1895-1970.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Da Capo Press, [1982], ©1953.
Series:A Da Capo paperback.
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Table of Contents:
  • France 1940. The break-through on the Meuse
  • Closing the trap
  • The break-through on the Somme
  • Pursuit to Cherbourg
  • The war in Africa
  • first year. Graziani's defeat
  • cause and effect
  • The first round
  • The British summer offensive, 1941
  • The winter campaign, 1941-42, by General Fritz Bayerlein
  • The war in Africa
  • second year. Gazala and Tobruk
  • Pursuit into Egypt
  • The initiative passes
  • Race against time
  • Now or never
  • Alam Halfa
  • Battle without hope
  • Alamein
  • Alamein in retrospect
  • The great retreat
  • Consultation in Europe
  • Back to Tunisia
  • Between two fires
  • Italy. Italy, 1943, by Manfred Rommel
  • Invasion. Invasion
  • 1944, by General Fritz Bayerlein
  • The last days, by Manfred Rommel
  • The sky has grown dark.