Aaron Stephen Hamilton has spent the last twenty-five years researching and analyzing the final year of military conflict during World War II in Europe. He is an academically trained historian who holds a Bachelors and Master's degree in History, as well as the Field Historian designator awarded by the U.S. Army's Combat Studies Institute. His multi-volume, The Oder Front 1945 became the basis for the U.S. Army Europe's first Staff Ride and Battle Book regarding the battle of the Seelow Heights.
"...uniquely presents a day by day account of the tactical fighting throughout the city's ruins in greater detail than previously published... a complete picture of the urban combat that ensued in the bloody streets of Berlin."--Cold War Times