Every chapter (except #1) is a tour designed to help readers visit the sites in a time-efficient and appropriate sequence. To follow a tour, use the addresses and/or GPS coordinates in each chapter with Google Maps or a similar program.
Below are maps that show many of the towns and cities noted in the book, as well as the advance of the Allied armies from Sicily to northern Italy.
Map shows some of the towns and cities located in or near areas where major battles were fought.
Map shows path of Allied armies from July 1943 to May 1945. Red lines indicate British Eighth Army. Blue lines show U.S. Seventh Army in Sicily and U.S. Fifth Army in the mainland.