Battleground General: Arnhem 1944.

Sutherland, Jonathan and Canwell, Diane.

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Battleground General

is a series of game books which allows you to play as either the British or the German commander. You will be presented with a series of command decisions, directing you to the next relevant briefing depending on the option you choose. No dice necessary just this guide and your practical skill. Operation Market Garden in September 1944 was one of the most daring Allied plans of WWII and this game allows you to be fully involved.


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SKU: 9781848844841


Description

This is the first in a series of game books which put you in command of the forces in engaged in some of history's most famous battles. Your tactical skill and ability to make the right command decision will be tested at every turn of the page. Operation Market Garden in September 1944 was one of the most daring Allied plans of the Second World War. An audacious surprise assault from the air, it was intended to give the Allies a bridgehead across the Rhine, removing the last significant natural barrier on the road to Berlin. If successful it might have shortened the war by months. Will the brave British paratroopers be able to seize the vital bridge at Arnhem and hold it until reinforcements fight their way through? Or will the Germans be able to recover the initiative and crush them in a skilful counterattack? The book presents you with a series of command decisions, aided by situation maps; directing you to the next relevant briefing depending on the option you choose. No dice are necessary to play, just this book and your tactical skill. When you buy this book, the fate of nations is in your hands.

Book Details

Author Sutherland, Jonathan and Canwell, Diane.
Format PB
Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Imprint Pen & Sword Military
Number of Pages 176
Illustrations 12 b/w maps
Publish Date 15/09/2011
Catalogue Aug19
Catalogue book number 234