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Seven Roads to Hell: A Screaming Eagle at Bastogne

Burgett, Donald R.

Published by Presidio Press, Novato, California, U.S.A., 1999
ISBN 10: 0891416803 / ISBN 13: 9780891416807
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Title: Seven Roads to Hell: A Screaming Eagle at ...

Publisher: Presidio Press, Novato, California, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Cloth

Illustrator: Photo Illus in b&w

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition

Book Type: Military

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225pp. Black cloth. 1st Ed. Square, bright, tight copy. Firm corners. No remainder mark. No internal notes, names, marginalia. Bright, unclipped. pictorial DJ in Mylar cover. Photo illus. in B&W. Author of Currahee.This is about the defense of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. Bookseller Inventory # 14855

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Synopsis: The Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Division (fictional Private Ryan's unit) were ready for some well earned rest and recuperation. Following their combat in the Normandy Invasion, the division had been mauled during Field Marshal Montgomery's ill-fated Operation Market Garden, the campaign for the bridge too far immoratalized by Cornelius Ryan.

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In December 1944, Hitler launched a desperate massive counterstrike at the Allies, with thirty-eight German divisions slamming through American lines. Then the 101st Airborne was thrown into the fight. Fresh from seventy-two brutal days of combat in Holland, with little food and ammunition, the Screaming Eagles struck back-and stunned the German forces. Then the real battle for the town of Bastogne-and its seven key roads-began...

This powerful, action-packed memoir puts us in the middle of the legendary fighting force known as the Screaming Eagles. Along the way, Donald R. Burgett, just nineteen years old at the time of the battle, vividly captures some of the most horrific action of World War II. From point-blank tank assaults to hand-to-hand combat, Private Burgett and his cold, hungry, and wounded fellow paratroopers stood against an overwhelming enemy force-and won the battle that secured victory for the Allies in World War II.

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