Harold R. Winton is professor of military history and theory at the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, Air University. He is author of To Change an Army: General Sir John Burnett-Stuart and British Armored Doctrine, 1927-1938 and co-editor of The Challenge of Change: Military Institutions and New Realities, 1918-1941.
"Excellent both as campaign narrative and as a study of command. .
. . Winton has written an excellent study of command in battle. It
can profitably be read by students of the American Army in World
War II, those interested in the problem of assessing military
performance, and anyone who appreciates excellent historical
"Winton's book is a study of leadership at the level of Corps commander. It is a biographical, institutional, organizational, analytical study. Winton has done his homework. . . . This is an excellent study and a valuable contribution."-Journal of Military History.