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Kampfgruppe Peiper at the Battle of the Bulge

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Day-by-day account of a Waffen SS battle group during a pivotal World War II battle Groundbreaking you-are-there approach integrates eyewitness reports, maps, period and modern photos, orders of battle, and thumbnail profiles of men and tanks Reconsideration of the Malmedy Massacre On December 16, 1944, Hitler's last great offensive of World War II commenced, pushing ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published May 12th 2008 by Stackpole Books
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Tom Marshall
Nov 30, 2014 Tom Marshall rated it really liked it
More 3.5 stars than 4, I suppose. But you take the Stackpole Military History Series as it is intended - not in-depth analysis nor vibrant historical narrative, but excellent summary narratives of specific themes, battles, or organizational histories.

There are better histories of the Bulge obviously, and most contain more insightful analysis of Peiper and his Kampfgruppe - and indeed Sepp Dietrich's 6th Panzer Army.

But for a somewhat College-like thesis (and I don't mean that pejoratively) summa
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Jwduke
Aug 12, 2014 Jwduke rated it really liked it
This is an outstandn historical account of Peiper at teh Battle of the Bulge. The book focuses on operational art, but touches tactics and strategy as well. I would even say there is a bit on German leadership and discipline under duress.
Jeff Sedlak
May 06, 2014 Jeff Sedlak rated it it was amazing
Very detailed account of the Battle of the Bulge. Plenty of maps and personal stories from soldiers on both sides. Good historical reference.
Richard
Oct 07, 2013 Richard rated it liked it
Everything you would want to know about this battlegroup at the Bulge. Good detail and worth your time if this narrow focus is what you are looking for.
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