Fortress Ploesti

Fortress Ploesti
Author : Jay Stout
Publisher : Casemate
Total Pages : 224
Release : 2003-11-19
ISBN 10 : 9781935149392
ISBN 13 : 1935149393
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Fortress Ploesti Book Description:

Unlike previous books on Ploesti, Jay Stout goes well beyond the famous big and bloody raid of August 1943 and depicts the entire 1944 strategic campaign of twenty-plus missions that all but knocked Ploesti out of the war and denied the German war machine the fuel and lubricants it so desperately needed.


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