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Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

Lecture no. 20 from the course: World War II: A Military and Social History

 Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

Taught by Professor Thomas Childers | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

This lecture examines the Allied plan to cross the Rhine in Holland, the reasons for its failure, and the daring German Ardennes offensive that became the Battle of the Bulge—Hitler's last gasp in the West that set the stage for the Allied advance into Germany in early 1945.


March 23, 2017