The March of Conquest The German Victories in Western Europe, 1940 (Great War Stories) by Telford Taylor

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Subjects:

  • Western Front,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • Nonfiction,
  • History: World,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Campaigns,
  • Germany

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8389096M
ISBN 100933852940
ISBN 109780933852945

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The German Wehrmacht swept across Europe in the spring oflike a great scythe, in a triumph unparalleled in modern history.

Adolf Hitler's call to end the war after the conquest of Poland was rejected by the allied governments of France and Britain: within three months Scandinavia, the Low Countries, and France were crushed by the stunning impact of the German military by: This book traces the background and course of the apocalyptic events in the spring and summer ofwhen the Wehrmacht, like a great scythe, swung from north th south through Scandinavia, the Low Countries, and France.

Never in the memory of man had the march of conquest been so swift, or its immediate impact so shattering/5(3). The march of conquest; the German victories in Western Europe, by. Taylor, Telford. Publication date. Topics. World War, Publisher. New Pages: The March of Conquest: The German Victories in Western Europe, Hardcover – by Telford Taylor (Author)Reviews: 1.

The author of The Grand Inquest and Sword and Swastika, chief prosecutor of war criminals at the Nuremberg Trials, a foremost authority on the German General Staff, here surveys the first phase of World War II — from the conquest of Poland to the fall of France and Hitler's peace overture on J — tracing the background and course of the apocalyptic events in the spring and summer of when the Wehrmacht.

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