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Overlord : D-Day and the battle for Normandy

Author: Max Hastings
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1985, ©1984.
Series: A Touchstone book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max Hastings
ISBN: 0671554352 9780671554354
OCLC Number: 13162406
Description: 368 pages, 26 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1 "Much the Greatest Thing We Have Ever Attempted" 19 --
2 Preparations: Commanders; Airmen; Invaders; Defenders 30 --
3 To the Far Shore: The Overture; The American beaches; The British beaches; Inland 69 --
4 The British Before Caen: Closing the lines; Villers-Bocage; EPSOM 123 --
5 The Americans Before Cherbourg: The bocage; The battle for Cherbourg 152 --
6 The German Army: Stemming the Tide: Soldiers: Weapons 170 --
7 The Battlefield: From the beachhead to the front; Casualties 196 --
8 Crisis of Confidence: The fall of Caen; Goodwood 221 --
9 The Breakout: Cobra; The limits of air power 244 --
10 The Open Flank 277 --
11 The Road to Falaise 293 --
12 The Gap 307.
Series Title: A Touchstone book
Other Titles: D-Day and the battle for Normandy
Responsibility: Max Hastings.

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