Published October 1999
by Combined Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
If planning a tour of the Arnhem battlefield, this is a great little book to carry along. Excellent photo's/maps and diagrams. Points of interest as well as soldiers stories are included. Excellent all-round book on the Battle as well. Packed with great information. A must add for anyone interested in the Battle of Arnhem/5(27). Start your review of Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guide to Operation Market Garden: Leopoldsville to Arnhem Write a review Gordon E. Castanza rated it it was amazing review of another edition/5. Detailed modern guide books to the battlefields of the First and Second World Wars, WW1 & WW2 - the Western Front, Gallipoli,D-Day Beaches and Arnhem with itineraries, pictures, maps, indexes, tourist information etc with free battlefield maps offer. This book is one of the best selling Major and Mrs Holts Battlefield Guide Books the doors to the battlefields.. They 'have been copied many times but never equalled' - Chairman of the International Guild of Battlefield Guides.. Covers all WW1 battlefields south of and including the Somme - more details below.
Arnhem – A Bridge Too Far – Battlefield Tour In this tour, we will follow the footsteps of the 1st Airborne Division & 1st Polish Para Brigade in their struggle to take the bridges across the Rhine at Arnhem during Operation Market Garden. Low cost battlefield tour given by a British guide. You will visit the key points of the battle and re-live events through the stories of the people who were . Battlefield Tours can provide specific programs about Operation Market Garden for larger groups, schools and scouting groups. In Arnhem we offer tours to different areas around Arnhem. The Battlefield Tours in Arnhem require motorized transport because of distance and tour length. Battlefield Tours can provide transport for groups up to 8 persons. Details Page of our guide book. The Hartenstein Airborne Museum, Oosterbeek. Based in the original Hartenstein Hotel, the centre of the infamous Cauldron in September In recent years it has been completely re-designed to a modern format. Detaiils Page .
Operation Market Garden was the name given to the US, UK and Polish airborne assault on the Arnhem, Nijmegen and Eindhoven bridges and the ill-fated 30 Corps advance to relieve the hard-pressed paras. While everyone knows that Arnhem was 'a bridge too far', few understand the true reasons for the catastrophic failure to link : Pen and Sword. As well as working for some of the major battlefield tour operators Jo also undertakes private work and regularly guides RAF Cadets to Arnhem.. She has a diverse knowledge of both World Wars and an intimate knowledge of the Australian involvement in the First World War on the Western Front and Operation Market Garden. Joris is a fantastic battlefield guide! We did the Operation Market Garden Highlight tour and I can' t recommend it enough. If you are a Market Garden novice Joris is good at explaining the complex details in a simple way and even if you know quite a bit about the operation you can learn alot - especially about the landscape features, which you can't fully appreciate from a book.5/5. Major and Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guide to Operation Market Garden: Leopoldsburg-Eindhoven-Nijmegen-Arnhem-Oosterbeek View larger image. By: Tonie Holt. Sign Up Now! Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Date of Addition: 02/02/20Author: Tonie Holt.