Vital Guide:- Commanders and Heroes of WWII
* Over 100 mini-biographies of the most revered leaders and heroes of WWII * Authoritative, introductory reference to the key figures in the conflict
World War II - democracy versus dictatorship - the war when the British Empire and the United States of America stood shoulder to shoulder against tyranny. It was a conflict that was fought on every continent and every ocean.
There were outstanding commanders and brave heroes fighting for every country that became embroiled in the struggle on land, sea and in the air.
This book contains mini-biographies of many of the most revered leaders and heroes whose fame has become part of World War II legend. The entries are in alphabetical order and range from British commanders like Montgomery and Wingate, Americans such as Patton and Eisenhower to Germans like Rommel and Donitz.