Patton

The Man behind the Legend, 1885-1945
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (8.47 hours)
Product Number: Z100096335
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481576451
Narrator/s: William Lavelle
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Description

This magnificent biography by the world's foremost expert on the life of George S. Patton portrays the many faces of the general with uncompromising insight: the gruff, demanding public front known-and feared-by millions; the sensitive, intellectual visage shown to intimates; and the self-conscious, emotional, religious man only a handful of people ever met. Martin Blumenson deftly explores the life of this American hero, a paradoxical man who inspired others to greatness but who sometimes questioned the greatness within himself. Patton: The Man behind the Legend, 1885-1945 is a dramatic and memorable portrait of a complex American hero, a man called the greatest combat general of modern times.

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Author(s): Martin Blumenson
Original Publish Date: Mar 27, 2012

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