This is reissued, with a new foreword, for the 70th Anniversary. Antony Beevor’s D-Day: The Battle for Normandy is the closest you will ever get to war – the taste, the smell, the noise and the fear. The Normandy Landings that took place on D-Day involved by far the largest invasion fleet ever known. The scale of the undertaking was simply awesome. What followed them was some of the most cunning and ferocious fighting of the war, at times as savage as anything seen on the Eastern Front. As…
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Presents an account of the Normandy invasion offering insight into the experiences of soldiers and civilians, documenting the heavy casualties suffered on all fronts and the war's ..
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Even Stalin was awed by D-Day. 'In the whole history of war,' he wrote to Churchill, 'there has never been such an undertaking.' Those who took part in the great cross-Channel inva..
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From critically acclaimed world historian Beevor comes the first major account in more than 20 years to cover the whole Normandy invasion, from June 6, 1944, right up to the libera..
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On June 6, 1944, the American and British armies staged the greatest amphibious landing history to being Operation Overlord, the battle for the liberation of Europe. Despite the Al..
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The #1 internationally bestselling history of D-Day—now enhanced with rare video footage from the NBC News Archives for the ultimate narrative of the battle for Normandy Chosen b..
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"Describes events before, during, and after the battle of Normandy, including key players, weapons, and battle tactics"--Provided by publisher...
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Personal stories of soldiers, citizens, and journalists who were present for the most harrowing and historic day of WWII. On June 6th, 1944, under the steady leadership of Adm. Sir..