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By RAYMOND A. CALLAHAN
Confronted with the seeming impossible in the Middle East, Wavell acquitted himself well and was promoted as often as he was sacked.
Tags: 8th Army, Benito Mussolini, Bernard Freyberg, Bletchley Park, Charles de Gaulle, Claude Auchinleck, Desert Rats, Indian Army, Iraqforce, Irwin Rommel, Middle East, Operation Compass, Orde Wingate, Raymond A. Callahan, Vichy France, Winston S. Churchill,
By RICHARD M. LANGWORTH
Churchill’s comments on the V1 reveal a rare quality: a genuine appreciation of enemy cleverness, albeit overwhelmed by “mass effects.”
Tags: Flying Bomb, Irwin Rommel, Lusser’s Law, Moon Landing, Operation Crossbow, Peenemunde, Robert Lusser, V1, Wernher von Braun, Winston S. Churchill,