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The Americans at D-Day : the American experience at the Normandy invasion

Author: John C McManus
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents a history of the American involvement in the D-Day invasion, with historical analysis and eyewitness accounts of American soldiers and leaders.
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Genre/Form: History
Armed Forces
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C McManus
ISBN: 076530743X 9780765307439
OCLC Number: 53848345
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: February 1944 --
Gearing Up --
The Planning and Preparation --
The Transportation Plan --
The Brassy Briefing --
From the Sausages to the Ships --
Ike's Decision and the Airborne Marshaling Areas --
The Assault --
Crossing the Channel --
The Airborne Ride Over --
The Night Drop --
The Cutting Edge of Courage: The All-Americans and the Screaming Eagles on D-Day --
The Air Cover --
The Naval Bombardment --
Sandy Utah --
The Rangers at Pointe-du-Hoc --
Bloody Omaha.
Responsibility: John C. McManus.
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Presents a history of the American involvement in the D-Day invasion, with historical analysis and eyewitness accounts of American soldiers and leaders.

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