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Книга learning the Rommel homicide: The lifestyles and demise of the wasteland Fox learning the Rommel homicide: The lifestyles and loss of life of the wilderness Fox Книги Исторические Автор: Charles F. Marshall Год издания: 1994 Формат: pdf Издат.:Stackpole Books Страниц: 284 Размер: 1.67 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's heroic competition to Hitler in 1944 fee him his lifestyles. during this interesting, well-paced story of a journalistic coup, Marshall, the 1st to find the genuine occasions at the back of Rommel's loss of life, tells how he discovered the evidence from Rommel's widow and delves into the good general's history and loss of life. He arrived at his conclusions in response to his intimate wisdom of fellows on Rommel's employees and his entry to Rommel's papers, together with letters from the final to his spouse. the following, for the 1st time in paperback, is the fascinating tale of the way the realm realized in regards to the method the 'Desert Fox' met his loss of life.

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When I finished, Leeb looked at me for a few moments in contemplative silence. 2009 14:15:26] page_20 < previous page page_20 next page > Page 20 Like List, he could not believe my description of what went on in the concentration camps. When I asked Leeb how he had been treated by the Americans so far, he replied, ''Not too well. " I pretended to be horrified and took out my notebook for the details. Just what was a legitimate war souvenir was never to my knowledge clearly defined. I, too, would have liked a marshal's baton, but only if it were offered to me, not if I had to seize it over protest.

He still wouldn't talk. Next he took him to the nearby cemetery, held his pistol at the German's back and forced him to kneel. Then Heide told him to look at the moonit was almost midnightand asked him if he wanted to see more such moons. He gave him to ten to talk and started counting. The Nazi was shaking like a leaf in a storm and begged Heide to pull the trigger. When Heide reached ten, the German still wouldn't talk. " Needless to say, this technique was not one approved by headquarters. In fact, it was prohibited.

His love for riding dated back to his second posting as a young officer when he served with a horse-drawn field artillery regiment. Photo from Mrs. Rommel. 2009 14:15:33] page_30 (Above right) Rommel as ski instructor in 1934. The marshal was an accomplished skier since childhood, when the Swabian hills in which he grew up offered many opportunities to hone his skill. Photo from Mrs. Rommel. 2009 14:15:33] page_31 < previous page page_31 next page > Page 31 The Swabian officer, as lieutenant colonel, inspecting his Goslar Jaeger Battalion on August 2, 1935, in ceremonies commemorating von Hindenberg's death.

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