The Battle of the Bulge Author:Robert E. Merriam The Battle of the Bulge was Germany's last, desperate bid for victory in the West. From the time when Hitler first conceived the plan for the Ardennes offensive to the day when the last, isolated Panzer units were destroyed, here is the detailed, amazing story of a great battle... — Why American commanders were taken by surprise. — How companies ... more »and platoons stood off Panzer brigades.
What really happened at Bastogne - and what the press reported.
Why the Allies, though badly mauled, were able to snatch victory from defeat.
These are just a few of the questions this book discusses and conclusively answers - not with guesswork or rumors, but with facts gained from interviews with German and American leaders, and comparison of actual battle orders and reports.« less