Origins of the Campaign; Chronology; Opposing Commanders; Opposing Armies; Opposing Plans; The breakout at St. Lo; Third Army unleashed; The Avranches counterattack; The Falaise Pocket; Aftermath; Bibliography; Index
Steven Zaloga was born in 1952, received his BA in history from Union College, and his MA from Columbia University. He has published numerous books and articles dealing with modern military technology, especially armoured vehicle development. His main area of interest is military affairs in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe in the Second World War, and he has also written extensively on American armoured forces.