Hartenstein Hotel Hardback
Part of the The Battle of Arnhem September 1944 series
Heavily outnumbered by German forces, John Frost's men have failed in their attempt to hold the road bridge in Arnhem. (See Part 1) The rest of the British Airborne Division is forced to retreat to Oosterbeek to form a bridgehead for the troops approaching from the south.
The heavy fighting is accompanied by immense suffering for all those concerned not least the civilians desperately hiding in their cellars. slowly it becomes clear that the long-awaited 30th Corps will not be coming to relieve themWithout food or water and with little ammunition left, the situation has become gravely desperate for General Urquhart's airborne troops.
With the first tanks rolling into the village streets of Oosterbeek near Arnhem, the battle against Hitler's elite forces is about to reach its deadly climax.
Will they still manage to cross the river Rhine and escape with their lives?
Brought to you in the form of an outstanding Graphic Novel, this story of human sacrifice is worthy of being told over and over again.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 48 pages, graphic novel: full colour throughout
- Publisher: PelikaanPers
- Publication Date: 01/09/2011
- Category: True war & combat stories
- ISBN: 9789490000097