Battle of the Bulge

December 16th marks the 75th anniversary of the start to the Ardennes Counteroffensive, better known as the Battle of the Bulge.  Learn about this key battle of World War II with one of these great books.
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A blood-dimmed tide : the Battle of the Bulge by the men who fought it Gerald Astor A blood-dimmed tide : the Battle of the Bulge by the men who fought it cover image
Battle of the Bulge : adapted from The guns at last light Rick Atkinson Battle of the Bulge : adapted from The guns at last light cover image
Those who hold Bastogne : the true story of the soldiers and civilians who fought in the biggest battle of the bulge Peter Schrijvers Those who hold Bastogne : the true story of the soldiers and civilians who fought in the biggest battle of the bulge cover image
Long march home : an American soldier's life as a Nazi slave laborer Robert R Max Long march home : an American soldier's life as a Nazi slave laborer cover image
Seven roads to hell : a Screaming Eagle at Bastogne Donald R Burgett Seven roads to hell : a Screaming Eagle at Bastogne cover image
Given up for dead : American GI's in the Nazi concentration camp at Berga Flint Whitlock Given up for dead : American GI's in the Nazi concentration camp at Berga cover image
Snow & steel : the Battle of the Bulge, 1944-45 Peter Caddick-Adams Snow & steel : the Battle of the Bulge, 1944-45 cover image
Hitler's warrior : the life and wars of SS Colonel Jochen Peiper Danny S Parker Hitler's warrior : the life and wars of SS Colonel Jochen Peiper cover image
The longest winter : the Battle of the Bulge and the epic story of WWII's most decorated platoon Alex Kershaw The longest winter : the Battle of the Bulge and the epic story of WWII's most decorated platoon cover image
The lost eleven : the forgotten story of black American soldiers brutally massacred in World War II Denise George The lost eleven : the forgotten story of black American soldiers brutally massacred in World War II cover image
The dead of winter : how battlefield investigators, WWII veterans, and forensic scientists solved the mystery of the Bulge's lost soldiers Bill Warnock The dead of winter : how battlefield investigators, WWII veterans, and forensic scientists solved the mystery of the Bulge's lost soldiers cover image
The Battle of the Bulge: Hitler's last hope : December 1944 Robin Cross The Battle of the Bulge: Hitler's last hope : December 1944 cover image
Battle of the Bulge : Hitler's alternate scenarios Battle of the Bulge : Hitler's alternate scenarios cover image
Nuts! the Battle of the Bulge : the story and photographs Donald M Goldstein Nuts! the Battle of the Bulge : the story and photographs cover image
The Battle for the Rhine : The Battle of the Bulge and the Ardennes Campaign, 1944 Robin Neillands The Battle for the Rhine : The Battle of the Bulge and the Ardennes Campaign, 1944 cover image
The second objective Mark Frost The second objective cover image
Portraits of a soldier : the extraordinary life of Jon Lippens Jon Lippens Portraits of a soldier : the extraordinary life of Jon Lippens cover image
Patton at the Battle of the Bulge : how the general's tanks turned the tide at Bastogne Leo Barron Patton at the Battle of the Bulge : how the general's tanks turned the tide at Bastogne cover image
Smashing Hitler's Panzers : the defeat of the Hitler Youth Panzer Division in the Battle of the Bulge Steve Zaloga Smashing Hitler's Panzers : the defeat of the Hitler Youth Panzer Division in the Battle of the Bulge cover image
No silent night : the Christmas battle for Bastogne Leo Barron No silent night : the Christmas battle for Bastogne cover image
Saint Vith : US 106th Infantry Division Michael Tolhurst Saint Vith : US 106th Infantry Division cover image
Battle of the Bulge John Pimlott Battle of the Bulge cover image
Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge Donn Pearce Nobody comes back : a novel of the Battle of the Bulge cover image
Advance and destroy : Patton as commander in the Bulge John Nelson Rickard Advance and destroy : Patton as commander in the Bulge cover image
Hitler's Ardennes Offensive : the German view of the Battle of the Bulge Hitler's Ardennes Offensive : the German view of the Battle of the Bulge cover image
Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history Lloyd Clark Crossing the Rhine : breaking into Nazi Germany, 1944 and 1945 : the greatest airborne battles in history cover image
No greater valor : the siege of Bastogne and the miracle that sealed allied victory Jerome R Corsi No greater valor : the siege of Bastogne and the miracle that sealed allied victory cover image
The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge Peter Schrijvers The unknown dead : civilians in the Battle of the Bulge cover image
Battle : the story of the Bulge John Toland Battle : the story of the Bulge cover image
The Battle of the Bulge : a graphic history of allied victory in the Ardennes, 1944-1945 Wayne Vansant The Battle of the Bulge : a graphic history of allied victory in the Ardennes, 1944-1945 cover image
To win the winter sky : the air war over the Ardennes, 1944-1945 Danny S Parker To win the winter sky : the air war over the Ardennes, 1944-1945 cover image
No less than victory : a novel of World War II Jeff Shaara No less than victory : a novel of World War II cover image
The last assault : the Battle of the Bulge reassessed Charles Whiting The last assault : the Battle of the Bulge reassessed cover image
Battle of the Bulge : Hitler's Ardennes offensive, 1944-1945 Danny S Parker Battle of the Bulge : Hitler's Ardennes offensive, 1944-1945 cover image
The devil's adjutant : Jochen Peiper, panzer leader Michael Frank Reynolds The devil's adjutant : Jochen Peiper, panzer leader cover image
Infantry soldier : holding the line at the Battle of the Bulge George W Neill Infantry soldier : holding the line at the Battle of the Bulge cover image
Castle keep William Eastlake Castle keep cover image
11 days in December : Christmas at the Bulge, 1944 Stanley Weintraub 11 days in December : Christmas at the Bulge, 1944 cover image
The Reich's last gamble : the Ardennes offensive, December 1944 George Forty The Reich's last gamble : the Ardennes offensive, December 1944 cover image
Fighting with the Screaming Eagles : with the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne Robert Bowen Fighting with the Screaming Eagles : with the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne cover image
Voices of the Bulge : untold stories from veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Michael Collins Voices of the Bulge : untold stories from veterans of the Battle of the Bulge cover image
The longest winter : the Battle of the Bulge and the epic story of World War II's most decorated platoon Alex Kershaw The longest winter : the Battle of the Bulge and the epic story of World War II's most decorated platoon cover image
Battle of the Bulge 1944. 2, Bastogne Steve Zaloga Battle of the Bulge 1944. 2, Bastogne cover image
Hitler's last gamble : the Battle of the Bulge, December 1944-January 1945 Trevor N Dupuy Hitler's last gamble : the Battle of the Bulge, December 1944-January 1945 cover image
Alamo in the Ardennes : the untold story of the American soldiers who made the defense of Bastogne possible John C McManus Alamo in the Ardennes : the untold story of the American soldiers who made the defense of Bastogne possible cover image
Foot soldier : a combat infantryman's war in Europe Roscoe C Blunt Foot soldier : a combat infantryman's war in Europe cover image
The Battle of the Bulge : the photographic history of an American triumph John R Bruning The Battle of the Bulge : the photographic history of an American triumph cover image
The bitter woods / The Dramatic Story, Told at All Echelons- From Supreme Command to Squad Leader- Of the Crisis That Shook the Western Coalition : H John S D Eisenhower The bitter woods / The Dramatic Story, Told at All Echelons- From Supreme Command to Squad Leader- Of the Crisis That Shook the Western Coalition : H cover image
Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge : Ardennes Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge : Ardennes cover image
Ardennes 1944 : Hitler's last gamble Antony Beevor Ardennes 1944 : Hitler's last gamble cover image