German Airborne Divisions

German Airborne Divisions

The German Army of World War II was the first to fully realise the benefits of using airborne troops alongside armoured formations. German Airborne Divisions became an integral part of the blitzkrieg operations that overran much of Western Europe during 1940 and 1941, from the historic raid on the Belgian fortress of Eben-Emael to the pyrrhic victory over British and Commonwealth forces on the island of Crete. This title looks at the creation, evolution, and early… (more)

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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing (February 20, 2013)

Collection: Osprey Publishing

Page count: 96 pages

Language: English


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