Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives (Hardcover)

Parallel Lives

By Peter Caddick-Adams

Overlook Press, 9781590207253, 614pp.

Publication Date: February 16, 2012



Caddick-Adams tracks and compares their military talents and personalities in battle.Monty and Rommel explores how each general was raised to power by their war leaders, Churchill and Hitler, and how the innovative military strategy and thought of both permeate down to today's armies.

About the Author

PETER CADDICK-ADAMS lectures at American military colleges, leads tours of the Revolutionary War and Civil War battlefields, and appears on U.S. television to discuss current military matters. He holds the rank of major in the British Territorial Army and has served with U.S. forces in three war zones: Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan.