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D-Day : those who were there

Author: Juliet Gardiner
Publisher: London : Collins & Brown, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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D-Day: 6 June 1944, the day the Allied troops landed on the Normandy beaches and degan the final assault on Hilter's "Fortress Europe."
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Genre/Form: Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gardiner, Juliet, 1945-
D-Day.
London : Collins & Brown, 1994
(OCoLC)624396155
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juliet Gardiner
ISBN: 1855852047 9781855852044 185585208X 9781855852082
OCLC Number: 30699632
Notes: "Based on a Studio Z television production for Meridian Broadcasting and Westcountry Television."
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: 'We will go back' --
Dress rehearsal for disaster --
The Yanks are coming --
Planning and deceiving --
Putting the jigsaw together --
The arsenal of invasion --
Taking to the boats --
The far shore : Utah and Omaha --
The far shore : Gold, Juno and Sword --
A nation waits.
Responsibility: Juliet Gardiner.

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Published to mark the 50th anniversary of D-Day, and to accompany a Meridian Television series, this book tells the story of the day that spelled "the beginning of the end" for the liberation of  Read more...

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