Author(s): Adrian D. Gilbert
This volume is part of a series on the military history of World War II and contains detailed accounts of all the battles and campaigns in Europe and North Africa between 1939 and 1943. The authoritative text is complemented by full-colour maps and illustrations of uniforms and fighting vehicles.
Germany's Lightning War
Countdown to war; the destruction of Poland; before the storm; Hitler strikes north; the fall of the Low Countries; Panzer breakthrough; the fall of France; Italy's African disasters; Balkan blitzkrieg; triumph of the Desert Fox; turn of the tide.