Coverart for item
The Resource Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945, Stephen E. Ambrose

Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945, Stephen E. Ambrose

Label
Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945
Title
Citizen soldiers
Title remainder
the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945
Statement of responsibility
Stephen E. Ambrose
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on hundreds of interviews and oral histories, Ambrose recreates life on the front lines during one of the bloodiest periods of World War II: From D-Day to the surrender of Germany. "The most gripping account of the second World War that I have ever read"--Joseph Heller
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/21
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D756
LC item number
.A52 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945, Stephen E. Ambrose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-516) and index
Contents
Battle for France. Expanding the Beachhead, June 7-30, 1944 ; Hedgerow fighting, July 1-24, 1944 ; Breakout and encirclement, July 25 ; August 25, 1944 ; To the Siegried line, August 26 ; September 30, 1944 ; The Siegfried line, October 1944 -- At the German border. Metz and the Hurtgen Forest, November 1-December 15, 1944 ; The Ardennes, December 16-19, 1944 ; The Ardennes, December 20-23, 1944 ; The holiday season, December 24-31, 1944 ; Night on the line ; Replacements and reinforcements, Fall 1944 ; The air war ; Medics, nurses, and doctors ; Jerks, sad sacks, profiteers, and Jim Crow ; Prisoners of war -- Overrunning Germany. Winter war, January 1945 ; Closing to the Rhine, February 1 ; March 6, 1945 ; Crossing the Rhine, March 7-31, 1945 ; Victory, April 1-May 7, 1945 -- Epilogue: GIs and modern America -- Afterword -- Notes
Control code
39920349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
528 p.
Isbn
9780684815251
Lccn
98197744
Note
Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-012). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Citizen soldiers : the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945, Stephen E. Ambrose
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-516) and index
Contents
Battle for France. Expanding the Beachhead, June 7-30, 1944 ; Hedgerow fighting, July 1-24, 1944 ; Breakout and encirclement, July 25 ; August 25, 1944 ; To the Siegried line, August 26 ; September 30, 1944 ; The Siegfried line, October 1944 -- At the German border. Metz and the Hurtgen Forest, November 1-December 15, 1944 ; The Ardennes, December 16-19, 1944 ; The Ardennes, December 20-23, 1944 ; The holiday season, December 24-31, 1944 ; Night on the line ; Replacements and reinforcements, Fall 1944 ; The air war ; Medics, nurses, and doctors ; Jerks, sad sacks, profiteers, and Jim Crow ; Prisoners of war -- Overrunning Germany. Winter war, January 1945 ; Closing to the Rhine, February 1 ; March 6, 1945 ; Crossing the Rhine, March 7-31, 1945 ; Victory, April 1-May 7, 1945 -- Epilogue: GIs and modern America -- Afterword -- Notes
Control code
39920349
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
528 p.
Isbn
9780684815251
Lccn
98197744
Note
Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-012). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

    • The Wittliff CollectionsBorrow it
      601 University Drive, 7th Floor, San Marcos, TX, 78666, US
      29.888873 -97.943078
Processing Feedback ...