Originally published, New York , Scribner"s, 1914.
|Statement||by George E. Woodberry.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||364|
The Paperback of the North Africa And The Desert - Scenes And Moods by George E. Woodberry at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due Author: George E. Woodberry. LIONS OF THE DESERT is the true story of the WWII Desert War in North Africa and Operation Condor, a story that has captivated the minds of authors, historians, and filmmakers for three-quarters of a century/5. After the war he turned from journalism to writing books, and in won the Duff Cooper Prize for Gallipoli. He was awarded the OBE in and the CBE in Alan Moorehead died in His book, The Desert War: The North Africa Campaign was republished by Aurum in /5(73). The struggle for the North African coast of the Mediterranean was unlike any other campaign of World War II. Because it was fought like a tournament in an empty arena, with no one but the contestants getting hurt and with few of the distractions of politics or large civilian populations, the desert was a true test of generalship.4/5.
Alan Moorehead was a war correspondent who covered most of the 3-year desert campaign in North Africa in World War II. Therefore, he saw the war at first hand, sometimes coming under fire himself (usually from aircraft), sometimes getting lost in the vast desert, sometimes missing key events because his reporter's intuition led him astray/5(16). Gilbert, Adrian - The Imperial War Museum Book of THE DESERT WAR () Gordon, John W. - The Other Desert War: British Special Forces in North Africa () Greene, Jack & Massignani, Alessandro – Rommel’s North Africa Campaign () Books set in North Africa: [The English Patient, King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian, Season of Migration to the North, An Army a. LIONS OF THE DESERT is the true story of the WWII Desert War in North Africa and Operation Condor, a story that has captivated the minds of authors, historians, and filmmakers for three-quarters of a century/5(42).
item 2 North Africa and the Desert by George Edward Woodberry (English) Hardcover Book - North Africa and the Desert by George Edward Woodberry (English) Hardcover Book. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. For 40 years, Barnaby Rogerson has travelled across North Africa, making sense of the region's complex and fascinating history as both a writer and a guide. Published by: Oxbow Books In recent years there has been a renewed interest in the “War in the Desert”, that epic struggle of the Second World War between Axis (Italian and. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Woodberry, George Edward, North Africa and the desert. New York, C. Scribner's Sons, (OCoLC) Desert Rats, byname of the 7th Armoured Division, group of British soldiers who helped defeat the Germans in North Africa during World War II. The Desert Rats, led by Gen. Allen Francis Harding, were especially noted for a hard-fought three-month campaign against the more-experienced German Afrika Korps, led by Gen. Erwin Rommel (“The Desert.