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A Bridge Too Far

By: Ryan, Cornelius

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 001536

ISBN: 0445083735

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers slightly creased, corners bumped, some edge wear to covers and spine. Some darkening. "On the narrow corridor that would carry the armored drive, there were five major bridges to take. They had to be seized intact by airborne assault. It was the fifth, the crucial bridge over the Lower Rhine at a place called Arnhem, 64 miles behind the German lines, that worried Lt. Gen. Frederick Browning, Deputy Commander, 1st Allied Airborne Army. Pointing to the Arnhem bridge on the map he asked, 'How long will it take the armor to reach us?' Field Marshal Montgomery replied brisk... View more info