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Dunkirk Fight to the Last Man Download ¹ 0 ê ❮Read❯ ➲ Dunkirk Fight to the Last Man Author Hugh Sebag-Montefiore – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk The rescue in May 1940 of British soldiers fleeing capture and defeat by the Nazis at Dunkirk was not just about what happened at sea and on the beaches The evacuation would neO stand and fight to the last man these brave few battalions fought in whatever manner they could to buy precious time for the evacuation Outnumbered and outgunned they launched spectacular and heroic attacks time and again despite ferocious fighting and the knowledge that for many only capture or death would end their struggl. This book took me all summer to readA detailed account of the events leading up to and including the evacuation of hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers from Dunkirk in 1940I was disappointed that throughout the book the reader is informed that detailed info could be found in the notes at the back of the book but the notes weren't included in this edition Really annoyingI really enjoyed the personal accounts in the appendixWorth the long summer read

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Dunkirk Fight to the Last ManN like Sergeant Major Gus Jennings who died smothering a German stick bomb in the church at Esuelbec in an effort to save his comrades and Captain Marcus Ervine Andrews VC who single handedly held back a German attack on the Dunkirk perimeter thereby allowing the British line to Fight to the ePUB #185 form up behind him Told t. While rooted in the British tradition for celebrating defeats loose the battles win the war this elegantly constructed thoroughly researched and well written volume manages to provide both a crisp overview of the defeat of the British and French armies in May June and a series of lucid portraits of primarily British combatants Having read the book you will have both a sense of the lasting controversies at the politicalstrategic and operational level and a enduring and no way glorified impression of the bloody and painful carnage that hides between the anti septic arrows and lines of the by the way excellent mapsHighly recommended