AT WAR ON THE GOTHIC LINE: FIGHTING IN ITALY 1944-45
336pp., P.B. 2017 reissue. As the Allies stormed across Normandy in late summer 1944, another strategically vital yet unsung campaign was being fought across the mountainous terrain of northern Italy. A vast international army of 12 different nationalities had to break through the Gothic Line, a rugged barrier of German defensive positions that stretched from the Adriatic coast to the Mediterranean.