Stock Image

Cassino, Italy: January - May 1944 (Flames of War)

Haught, Mike

6 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0986451452 / ISBN 13: 9780986451454
Published by Battlefront Miniatures Europe
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
From The Book Bin (Salem, OR, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 31, 1998

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 50.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.75 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

0986451452 > PAPERBACK 2011. 152 pages. Covers clean and free of wear. Spine and binding sound. Interior bright and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-0771970

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Cassino, Italy: January - May 1944 (Flames ...

Publisher: Battlefront Miniatures Europe


Book Condition:Very Good

About this title


From the Sangro River on the eastern (Adriatic) coast, through the Appenine Mountains to the Garrigliano River on the western (Tyrrhenian Sea) coast, the Gustav Line was a combination of concrete bunkers set into rugged terrain. There was no way to outflank the Gustav Line, and the most direct route of attack was up Route Six to Rome, via the town of Cassino.

Yet Cassino was fortified, lay behind the Rapido River, and was in turn overlooked by Monte Cassino, crowned by a castle and monastery. As one US general said of this part of Italy, "behind every hill there's another river, and behind every river, there's another hill."

The fate of Cassino is in your hands. Will it fall and open the road to Rome to the Allies, or will the Germans continue to hold against the onslaught?

Inside you will find:

  • The history of the bloody fight for Cassino and the road to Rome.
  • History and tactics of the Moroccan Goums, the Nisei(Japanese-Americans), the 91st Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, the 4th & 8th Indian Division, and the 2nd New Zealand Division.
  • The option to field a Goum or Nisei Rifle Companies, a Dismount Cavalry Squadron, and Indian or New Zealand rifle companies.
  • History and tactics of the 1. Fallschirmjager Division, the 44. Reichsgrenadierdivision Hoch und Deutschmeister, and the 90. 'Sardinien' Panzergrenadierdivision.
  • The option to field a fallschirmjagerkompanie, a Reichsgrenadierkompanie, and a Panzergrendierkompanie.
  • Introducing Infantry Aces, the brand new escalation campaign system where you will fight for victory and glory with the heroes of Cassino.
  • Inspirational color photos.
  • "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

    Store Description

    We are a medium-sized general bookstore with approximately 100,000 books in stock of which 95% are used or remaindered and 5% are new. We have over 30,000 books listed for sale online. Our physical store includes a rare book room where we have the unusual, the fragile, and the collectible. Books in the rare book room cover a wide range of subjects with a focus on science fiction, fantasy and horror, literature and poetry, metaphysics, and children's books.

    Visit Seller's Storefront

    Terms of Sale:

    Books may be returned for any reason within two weeks of delivery. We accept Visa, Mastercard, check, PayPal or money order. Please make all checks/money orders payable to The Book Bin, Inc.

    Shipping Terms:

    Orders ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or over-sized we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

    List this Seller's Books

    Payment Methods
    accepted by seller

    Visa Mastercard American Express