Books I Mentioned This Week: Read with Caution (Part 3)

Hitler’s Generals edited by the British military historian Correlli Barnett. I give this book three stars. It is the best single volume available which gives an overview of the key German generals in WW II. But that being said, it is the very nature of the book which is its weakness: each general is profiled by a reputable historian but there is no overall examination of these men or any substantive comparison of one to another.

[Mentioned in A Nazi in Prussian Clothing: Herr General Feldmarschal Gerd von Rundstedt (Part 2)]

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Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/

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