Bridging for Victory

By: Nichols, Chester W.

Price: $250.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First edition. Scarce - 3 copies in OCLC, and only 2 of this edition. Author's bookplate on title page. An advance copy sent to a member (or surviving family) of the 332nd Engineers, with a slip explaining this laid in. Photographic fold-out of bridges built by Engineer Group A and 332nd Engineer Regiment enclosed in pocket following text. 1977 Large Softcover. ix, [1], 396 pp. A history of the 332nd Engineers in World War II, with chapters on reconstruction of the Port of Cherbourg, railroad reconstruction in France and the low countries, and the victory bridge at Duisburg - Rheinhausen, Germany, with discussion of training and secret movements. Maps and illustrations reproduced from drawings by the author throughout.

Title: Bridging for Victory

Author: Nichols, Chester W.

Categories: Engineering & Machinery, World War II, Military,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Self-Published: 1977

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2285944

Keywords: MILITARY WORLD WAR II WWII ENGINEERING REGIMENTAL HISTORY ARMY CORPS ENGINEERS,