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Get Rommel

Michael Asher

Get Rommel

the secret British mission to kill Hitler"s greatest general

by Michael Asher

  • 335 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rommel, Erwin, -- 1891-1944 -- Assassination attempt, 1941,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando operations -- Africa, North,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando operations -- Great Britain,
  • Generals -- Germany

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-296) and index.

    StatementMichael Asher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD794.5 .A84 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19968254M
    ISBN 100297846361, 029784685X
    ISBN 109780297846369
    LC Control Number2007700031

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    Rommel subsequently came under suspicion of being involved in the plot and, under pressure, committed suicide. Rommel displayed an outstanding ability to seize the initiative and retain it, and here, Charles Messenger draws on the skills behind this . Erwin Rommel, in full Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel, byname the Desert Fox, German der Wüstenfuchs, (born Novem , Heidenheim, Germany—died Octo , Herrlingen, near Ulm), German field marshal who became the most popular general at home and gained the open respect of his enemies with his spectacular victories as commander of the .

    Get this from a library! Get Rommel: the secret British mission to kill Hitler's greatest general. [Michael Asher] -- "By the summer of Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite general. Sent to North Africa to halt the British advance into Libya, he not only stopped the British offensive but drove them back to their.   Rommel: In his own words - Ebook written by Erwin Rommel, John Pimlott. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Rommel: In his own words/5(17).


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Get Rommel book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In summer Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite general: he had driven /5.

Buy Get Rommel: The secret British Get Rommel book to kill Hitler's greatest general (Cassell Military Paperbacks) New Ed by Asher, Michael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

The book is about Rommel as a man and tactician and leaves topics such as national socialism and Hitler to other writers except as such things affected Rommel. Being written just after the second world war, the biography was written when events were still fresh in everyone's mind which provides a different insight than obtained from more recent /5(20).

Infantry Attacks (German: Infanterie greift an) is a classic book on military tactics written by Erwin Rommel about his experiences in World War the time of the book's writing in the mids, Rommel's rank was lieutenant had planned to write a successor called Panzer greift an (in English: Tanks Attack) about tank warfare, and gathered much material during the.

One of the surprises in the book is how Marshall was able to get Rommel's wife, family and asssociates to talk about the Third Reich and Hitler at a time when most Germans would not.

Marshall claims to have discovered that Rommel was forced to commit suicide by the Nazi's and that his death wasn't from battle wounds/5(65).

Erwin Rommel has 17 books on Goodreads with ratings. Erwin Rommel’s most popular book is Infantry Attacks. Get Rommel book Rommel The Desert Fox by Desmond Young.

This book takes place in Europe during World War I and World War II and in North Africa during WWII. It is mainly about Erwin Rommel and his military career from WWI to his death. I found this book though my personal interest in WWII/5(53). Read "Get Rommel The secret British mission to kill Hitler's greatest general" by Michael Asher available from Rakuten Kobo.

How the first ever SAS operation ended in disaster in the desert In summer Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite gene 1/5. The Rommel Papers is also really good, but in my opinion, is a little too biased in favor of Rommel because of the respect that Liddel-Hart had for the man and because of Manfred Rommels involvement (I say that as a huge Rommel fan).

Really though, to get to know Rommel I think the best book is his very own Infantry Attacks. Erwin Rommel was a complex man: a born leader, brilliant soldier, a devoted husband and proud father; intelligent, instinctive, brave, compassionate, vain, egotistical, and arrogant. In France inthen for two years in North Africa, then finally back in France again, at Normandy inhe proved himself a master of armored warfare, running rings around a.

Implicated in the plot to kill Hitler, Rommel chose suicide over a public trial. This book looks at the life of this daring soldier, focusing on his style of command and the tactical decisions that earned him his fearsome : Bloomsbury Publishing. Buy a cheap copy of Get Rommel: The Secret British Mission book by Michael Asher.

In summer Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite general: he had driven the British out of Libya and stood poised to invade Egypt. He seemed 5/5(1). Afterwards, Rommel enjoyed a holiday in Rome with his wife, Lucie. He did not arrive back in Libya until 18 November, just after the attack on his headquarters had taken place.

The events are described in detail in Michael Asher’s book Get Rommel: The Secret British Mission to Kill Hitler’s Greatest General (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ). In Patton, Montgomery, Rommel, one of Britain's most accomplished military scholars presents an unprecedented study of the land war in the North African and European theaters, as well as their chief commanders—three men who also happened to be the most compelling dramatis personae of World War II.

Beyond spellbinding depictions of pivotal 4/4(22). Friends and Family of Alcoholics - Patton Read Rommel's Book. Regarding reading the AA Big Book - Back when I was a "butterbar" 2LT we were assigned to read "Attacks." It is the US version of German General Rommel's book -- Infanterie Greift An -- based on his experiences in WW1, and the methods he.

Get this from a library. Get Rommel: the secret British mission to kill Hitler's greatest general. [Michael Asher] -- "In summer Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite general: he had driven the British out of Libya and stood poised to invade Egypt.

He seemed unbeatable. So the British decided to have him killed. Killing Rommel chronicles the tactics, weaponry, and specialized skills needed for combat, under extreme desert conditions. And it captures the camaraderie of this “band of brothers” as they perform the acts of courage and cunning /5(33).

Infantry Attacks. describes the engagements that Rommel participated in during World War I, as a young lieutenant in the Imperial German Army. The book is structured as a set of tactical problems, giving the disposition of friendly and.

Tremendous book. A literary historian meets the best tactical field general of World War 2, and his name is Erwin Rommel. Everything in this book is fascinating - from the tactical battle narrations, to the insiders view of the mind of Adolf Hitler, to the most crystal clear summary of why the Allies won the by: This book is much richer, deeper, better researched and more polished than that.

2) I read this book after listening to "The Phantom Major" which is a good, non-fiction account of the beginnings of the SAS under David Stirling (also available on Audible). Reading "Killing Rommel" second made it that much more compelling. German World War II Field Marshal.

Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel gained immortality in the North African campaign of Sent with a small German force to.David Irving "Rommel: The Trail of the Fox" is now available as a Free Download (fully illustrated) The download file is an uncompressed pdf file of 3 MB, "". [See whole dustjacket] Previous versions include compressed PDF files: illustrated version (MB) and unillustrated text-only version (MB).

You must have Acrobat Reader to read these books -- .Book Description: Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's heroic opposition to Hitler in cost him his life. In this intriguing, well-paced tale of a journalistic coup, Marshall, the first to discover the real events behind Rommel's death, tells how he learned the facts from Rommel's widow and delves into the great general's background and death.