In 1940, as Nazi Germany spread its wings of
war, France stood secure in the knowledge that they possessed the largest, most
formidable, and best-equipped army in Europe. France also had a stalwart ally
in Britain and the support of Holland and Belgium. But they were all about to
face a new kind of enemy who fought a new kind of war.
In this book, expert military strategist Bevin
Alexander examines the groundbreaking martial concepts developed by three
brilliant generals: Erwin Rommel, Erich von Manstein, and Heinz Guderian. Their
plan was to unleash the power of the tank, grouping them into juggernauts that
would slam into, and through, enemy lines, as aircraft supported them and
ground forces swept in behind them. It was the Blitzkrieg. And it alerted the
world that the deadly might of Germany could no longer be ignored. Download and start listening now!