Ar­dennes 1944: Hitler’s Last Gam­ble

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Antony Beevor (Vik­ing, £25) Pub­lished three years af­ter his colos­sal tome The Se­cond World War, Antony Beevor’s lat­est ef­fort fo­cuses on a de­tailed ac­count of the Ar­dennes Of­fen­sive, which saw Hitler at­tempt to drive the Al­lies out of Europe by nav­i­gat­ing a rocky area of Bel­gian hin­ter­land. Pre­sented chrono­log­i­cally with a chap­ter for the au­thor’s con­clu­sions, no stone is left un­turned in this very thor­ough in­ves­ti­ga­tion. £5 (£6.50 incl P& P) This con­tains a tran­scrip­tion of the first Rippleside Ceme­tery burial book from 1886-1902 which com­prises 4,150 buri­als. Also in­cluded is a scan of St Mar­garet’s church­yard MIs from 1670 to 1929.

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