Concentrates on the military actions on Crete between the first German paratroop landing on 20 May 1941 and the final defeat and evacuation on 30 May. Studying the strengths, tactics, leadership and weapons of both sides. Numerous anecdotes by participants, German, Allied and Cretan.
Pen and Swrod Books Ltd., Barnsley, 2007. Hardback with dust jacket. 226 pages. NEW