New PDF release: Battle of the Bulge: A Graphic History of Allied Victory in

By Wayne Vansant

ISBN-10: 0760346224

ISBN-13: 9780760346228

ISBN-10: 1939581753

ISBN-13: 9781939581754

Fought within the wintry weather of 1944–1945, the coldest in over a hundred years, the conflict of the Bulge nonetheless ranks because the unmarried biggest conflict ever fought via the us military. Thirty-one American divisions—fully one-third of the U.S. military raised in the course of international warfare II—saw motion during this conflict. however it was once additionally a try out: may well this conscript military from a pacifistic democracy defeat the simplest final males and machines that Germany’s totalitarian govt might produce?

 

In Battle of the Bulge, writer and artist Wayne Vansant brings readers into the frozen foxholes, haunting forests, and devastated villages of the Ardennes in the course of that freezing chilly iciness. With meticulous ancient accuracy and hand-drawn visuals that could inform a narrative in methods phrases by myself can't, Vansant recounts the Bulge with insightful aspect, replaying the thrusts and volleys of either the mixed Allied and German forces in the course of the tumultuous conflict. this can be a tale of panic, worry, and actual distress; a narrative of the way a new release of draftees, nationwide Guardsmen, and a small center of normal officials and NCOs confronted these 3 components as snow piled round their foxholes and the incessant drumming of artillery splintered the woods that gave them shield. it's the tale of guys, frozen and hurting, faraway from domestic and preserving little wish of seeing it back until eventually the killing eventually ended. yet especially, Battle of the Bulge is a narrative of amazing triumph, now fantastically illustrated in photo novel layout for the 1st time.


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