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The British Liberation Army, 1944-1945

Author: Charles Whiting
Publisher: Stroud : Spellmount, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book details the final efforts of the British Infantry to free Europe from the grip of the Nazis at the end of the Second World War. From the drama of the D-Day landings and the long fight for the liberation of France and the Low Countries, to the grim push into Germany and on to Berlin, the focus is on the men who took the brunt--Dust jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Whiting
ISBN: 9781862274402 1862274401
OCLC Number: 277141197
Description: 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: On the eve of invasion --
D-Day --
Normandy --
Liberation? --
A short honeymoon --
Arnhem --
A desperate winter --
A bleak Christmas --
A hard winter --
Advance on the Reichswald --
Crossing the Rhine --
April : so near and yet so far --
Liberation.
Responsibility: by Charles Whiting.

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