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D-day to Victory : with the men and machines that won the war

Author: Stephen Bull
Publisher: [Long Island City, NY] : Osprey Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An eye-popping, innovative approach to one of the most-popular topics in all of history: the European Theater of World War II. The myth-busting designers of this unique book will provide readers with a full account of the campaign to liberate Europe sprinkled throughout with more than 200 unequalled visual assets. Based-on the 6-part mini-series coming from BBC Channel 4 in the UK and History TV in Canada. Includes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Bull
ISBN: 9781849088381 1849088381
OCLC Number: 712119335
Notes: Published in Great Britain under the title, World War II : the last war heroes.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: The great crusade --
D-Day: 6 June 1944 --
Normandy: 7 June --
25 July 1944 --
Breakout: 25 July --
25 August 1944 --
Arnhem and the Siegfried Line: 17 September --
16 December 1944 --
The Ardennes: 16 December 1944 --
16 January 1945 --
Conclusion: Going home.
Responsibility: Stephen Bull.
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Beginning with a look at D-Day itself, this book analyses the deadly fighting on the beaches as the Allies launched the first successful cross-Channel invasion in 900 years. Now, almost 70 years  Read more...

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"This book focuses on the D-Day landings on June 6, 1944, unitl Germany's surrender in May 1945. It is told by the Allied soldiers who lived through it..." --WWII History (Late Fall 2012)..".a book Read more...

 
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