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Crisis in the Desert: May-July 1942
Crisis in the Desert: May-July 1942
By J. A. I. Agar-Hamilton and L. C. F. Turner
Oxford University Press, 1952, 368 pp

This volume, prepared by the Union War Histories Section of the Office of the Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa, deals in detail with the dark days of the campaign in the Western Desert just before the battle of El Alamein.