Battle: The Story of the Bulge

1959 Battle: The Story of the Bulge by John Toland. Paperback

WW2 Book-Battle-The Story of the Bulge by John Toland in hard cover with dust jacket, this 367 page publication with many period photos provides and hour by hour reconstruction of the most dramatic and controversial battle of WW2.


Tells the inspiring story of the stubborn, lonely, dogged battle of Americans locked in a tragic salient. The author has devoted years to studying memoirs, interviewing veterans and consulting military documents, both German and American. He also has revisited the old battlefields in Belgium and Luxembourg, to tell the whole story.

Publisher's Note

"For the first time in the growing literature of World War II, the inspiring story of the stubborn, lonely, dogged battle of the Americans locked in this tragic salient is told...gripping...You cannot put it down once you start it". -- San Francisco Chronicle. John Toland has written numerous books on World War II, including Infamy: Pearl Harbor and Its Aftermath. Carlo D'Este is the author of Patton: A Genius for War and other works.

Library of Congress Catalog Listing

LC Control No.: 59010805
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Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
Personal Name: Toland, John.
Main Title: Battle, the story of the Bulge. [Maps by Bill Meek]
Published/Created: New York, Random House [1959]
Related Names: Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Description: 400 p. illus. 22 cm.
Subjects: Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945.
LC Classification: D756.5.A7 T6
Dewey Class No.: 940.5421

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