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U.s. Army's Third Armored Division in Battle : From Normandy to the Persian Gulf (Hardcover) (Bradley
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This narrative history of the U.S. Army's Third Armored Division (3AD) covers the 3AD from its activation in 1941 until its flag folded in 1992, with an emphasis on the Division's actions during World War II and the Persian Gulf War.
• Provides a detailed campaign narrative of the Division in World War II that highlights its accomplishments in the breakout of Normandy, the fighting in northern France, and the pursuit across Germany
• Explains the historical development of the U.S. Army's armored force as well as the weapons and doctrine employed by the 3AD
• Presents interesting key leader capsules and vignettes of small unit actions
• Includes coverage of the Division's preparation, deployment, and battlefield conduct during the Persian Gulf War