Closing the Ring (The Second World War, Volume 5)

By: Churchill, Winston S.

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Light stain along top edge of jacket, jacket lightly rubbed. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 749 pp. CLOSING THE RING covers the decisive 12 months between June 1943 and June 1944. Command of the seas had returned to Allied hands, the U-boats were mastered and the Luftwaffe beaten. These achievements made possible the 'closing of the ring' which was to extinguish Axis resistance and eventually end the war. The danger was no longer defeat but stalemate. Russian armies were driving the German invaders back into their own country, Italy was freed from the fascist yoke and Africa was cleared. However, before the Allies lay the formidable task of invading the aggressors in their own land. Frankly and unreservedly, Sir Winston Churchill reveals the tensions and divergences of opinions concerning how best to achieve this among the three great partners, Britain, USA and Russia.

Title: Closing the Ring (The Second World War, Volume 5)

Author: Churchill, Winston S.

Categories: Winston Churchill, World War II,

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1951

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2294633

Keywords: WINSTON CHURCHILL SECOND WORLD WAR TWO WWII WW2 MILITARY HISTORY CLOSING THE RING,