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The steel wave : a novel of World War II

Author: Jeff Shaara
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A fictional account of D-Day and the Allied invasion of Europe chronicles the events of the World War II campaign and the personalities who took part, from the ordinary soldiers on the land and in the air, to such leaders as Dwight Eisenhower, George Patton, and Omar Bradley, as their efforts changed the course of the war.
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Genre/Form: War stories
War fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Shaara
ISBN: 9780345461421 0345461428 9780345461407 0345461401
OCLC Number: 178278526
Description: xxvi, 493 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Contents: To the reader --
List of maps --
Research sources --
Introduction --
Part one --
Part two --
Part three --
Part four --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Jeff Shaara.
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A fictional account of D-Day and the Allied invasion of Europe chronicles the events of the World War II campaign and the personalities who took part, from the ordinary soldiers on the land and in the air, to such leaders as Dwight Eisenhower, George Patton, and Omar Bradley, as their efforts changed the course of the war.

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