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Pegasus Bridge : June 6, 1944

Author: Stephen E Ambrose
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Book Club ed.]View all editions and formats
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"D Company of the Ox and Bucks was the first company to go into action as a unit on D-Day. It also had the most demanding and important task of any of the thousands of companies involved in the assault. It carried out its task brilliantly. What follows is the story of how it was done." - Preface.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen E Ambrose
OCLC Number: 12691377
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 176 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: D-Day : 0000 to 0015 hours --
D-Day minus two years --
D-Day minus one year to D-Day minus one month --
D-Day minus one month to D-Day --
D-Day : 0016 to 0026 hours --
D-Day : 0026 to 0600 hours --
D-Day : 0600 to 1200 hours --
D-Day : 1200 to 2400 hours --
D-Day plus one to D-Day plus ninety --
D-Day plus three months to D-Day plus forty years --
Epilogue : The significance of Pegasus Bridge --
Appendix : Poett's orders to Howard.
Responsibility: Stephen E. Ambrose.

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"D Company of the Ox and Bucks was the first company to go into action as a unit on D-Day. It also had the most demanding and important task of any of the thousands of companies involved in the assault. It carried out its task brilliantly. What follows is the story of how it was done." - Preface.

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