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Montgomery, the field marshal

Reginald William Thompson

Montgomery, the field marshal

the campaign in northwest Europe, 1944/45

by Reginald William Thompson

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, -- Viscount, -- 1887-1976,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 324-326.

    Statementby R.W. Thompson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23822651M

    Jan 17,  · Buy The Memoirs of Field Marshal Montgomery by Bernard Law Montgomery of Alamein (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(23). British historian Thompson assesses the three faces of Field Marshal Montgomery: Alamein hero of the civilian public; lucky talisman to his troops; and critical odd man out among his fellow generals and the General Staff of Supreme Headquarters. As the subtitle indicates, the focus is Montgomery's role in Operation Overlord, from the D-Day landings on Normandy to his acceptance of German.

    Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery, British field marshal and one of the outstanding Allied commanders in World War II. Montgomery, the son of an Ulster clergyman, was educated at St. Paul’s School, London, and the Royal Military Academy (Sandhurst). Having served with distinction in. Feb 01,  · Montgomery emerges as an officer whose concern for his subordinates and the soldier at large appears genuine. In this reviewer’s opinion, this contention (if true) abates detractors’ arguments that the Field Marshal was timid, only launching offensives when the outcome was certain/5(14).

    out of 5 stars Field Marshal Montgomery. January 24, - Published on dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com Verified Purchase. Depending on your viewpoint--and nationality Monty was either a brilliant strategist and tactician or a dithering dolt that couldn't pull of operation Market-garden in spite of all the manpower and supplies sent his way. The truth, as it Reviews: 2. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Montgomery: Lessons in Leadership from the Soldier's General by Trevor Royle at Barnes & Noble. The Wars of Three Kingdoms, Crimea: The Great Crimean War , a New York Times Notable Book, and Trevor Royle casts British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery as the multi-faceted commander that he was--a Brand: St. Martin''s Publishing Group.


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