Author(s): Sebastian Ritchie
* Radical reappraisal of Operation Market Garden and the reasons for its failure. * Written by leading scholar of air and airborne operations. * Scrupulously documented, drawing on many hitherto neglected historical sources. * Illustrated with maps and photographs throughout.
Sebastian Ritchie is an official historian at the Air Historical Branch (RAF) of the Ministry of Defence. He has a Ph.D. from King's College, London and he lectured for 3 years at the University of Manchester before joining the air Historical Branch.