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An army at dawn : the war in North Africa, 1942-1943, Rick Atkinson

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An army at dawn : the war in North Africa, 1942-1943
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An army at dawn
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the war in North Africa, 1942-1943
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Rick Atkinson
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eng
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An account of the World War II campaign in Morocco and Algeria. Operation Torch, as it was called, became a proving ground where American officers learned to lead, soldiers learned to hate, and an entire army learned what it would take to defeat a formidable enemy
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An army at dawn
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Atkinson tells the story of the war in North Africa in this first volume of a trilogy about the liberation of Europe in World War II
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Pulitzer Prize for History, 2003.
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940.5423
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  • illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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The Liberation trilogy
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v. 1
Target audience
adult
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An army at dawn : the war in North Africa, 1942-1943, Rick Atkinson
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An army at dawn : the war in North Africa, 1942-1943, Rick Atkinson
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Originally published: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2002
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 907-976)
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Contents
Passage: A meeting with the Dutchman -- Gathering the ships -- Rendezvous at Cherchel -- On the knees of the gods -- A man must believe in his luck -- Landing: "In the night, all cats are grey" -- In Barbary -- Villain -- To the last man -- "Glory enough for us all" -- Beachhead: A sword in Algiers -- A blue flag over Oran -- "An orgy of disorder" -- Battle for the Kasbah -- "It's all over for now" -- Pushing East: "We live in tragic hours" -- A cold country with a hot sun -- Medjez-el-Bab -- Fat geese on a pond -- Primus in Carthago: "Go for the swine with a blithe heart" -- "The dead salute the gods" -- "Jerry is counterattacking!" -- A country of defiles: Longstop -- "They shot the little son of a bitch" -- "This is the hand of God" -- Casablanca: The ice-cream front -- Speedy Valley -- "The touch of the world" -- The sinners' concourse -- A Bits and pieces war: "Goats set out to lure a tiger" -- "This can't happen to us" -- "The mortal dangers that beset us" -- "A good night for a mass murder" -- Kasserine: A hostile debouchment -- None returned -- "Sometimes that is not good enough" -- "This place is too hot" -- Order, counter-order, and disorder" -- "Lay roughly on the tanks" -- The world we knew is a long time dead: vigil in Red Oak -- "We know there'll be troubles of every sort" -- "One needs luck in war" -- "The devil is come down" -- Over the top: "Give them some steel!" -- "Search your soul" -- Night closes down -- "I had a plan ...Now I have none" -- The inner keep: Hell's corner -- Hammering home the cork -- "Count your children now, Adolf!" -- Tunisgrad -- Epilogue
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23 cm.
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Large print edition.
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987 pages (large print)
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large print
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9781410463210
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2013024466
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