The latest volume in Peter Hart's 'British Band of Brothers' series, combining gripping history with vivid eyewitness testimony
Peter Hart was the oral historian at the Imperial War Museum for nearly 40 years. A prolific military history author, he has acted as an army guide, runs his own battlefield tour company and has a successful weekly podcast series, Pete & Gary's Military History. His previous books for Profile include At Close Range and The Last Battle.
'Another powerful entry in Hart's 'British Band of Brothers'
series' - Major Gordon Corrigan
'Praise for Peter Hart: 'Thought provoking, erudite, yet eminently readable and entertaining ... A historian and author at the peak of his powers' - Richard van Emden
'Exquisite ... Hart lets these [men] speak' - Gerard de Groot