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By Michael & Gladys Green

Patton: Operation Cobra and past tells the tale of this daring - and infrequently debatable - normal, his males, and their machines within the force throughout France in the direction of the Rhine. greater than two hundred unique pictures and textual content full of first-hand money owed positioned you in the midst of the most bold army maneuvers of WWII led through one in all its so much colourful characters. useful in explaining Patton's unstable and decisive personality. "...a beneficial version to any library of army heritage and biography." Robert H. Patton.

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