United States - Army/Infantry - Book - 1946

Description
United States - Army/Infantry - Book - 1946
Original - Paper - Good condition

Rare first edition of the history of the American 2nd Armored Division from 1940 to 1946 (Albert Love Enterprises 1946). The book covers the formation of this legendary division in the US (Patton was also the commander for a while) and the subsequent battle in Sicily, and then in Normandy, France, Belgium and Germany. The book is richly illustrated and makes it clear that this unit earned its nickname, Hell on Wheels. The numerous maps in the back complete the text. The book is in good condition and only has minimal wear on the top and bottom of the back.

Lot details
Type
Book
Country of Origin
United States
Army Unit
Army/Infantry
Year of Manufacture
1946
Material
Paper
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
31×23×1.8 cm
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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