The Last Ridge
The Epic Story of America's First Mountain Soldiers and the Assault on Hitler's Europe
ISBN10: 0375759514 ISBN13: 9780375759512 Publisher: Random House (P) Published: Nov 1 2004 Pages: 294 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
A close-up look at the creation of the U.S. Army's first alpine division, made up of some of America's most elite skiers and climbers, describes the evolution of the 10th Mountain Division, and their stunning nighttime mountain attack during the winter of 1945 on seemingly impenetrable German mountain fortifications. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.