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traveller"s guide to D-Day and the Battle for Normandy

by Carl Shilleto

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Published by Interlink Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Normandy (France),
  • France,
  • Normandy,
  • Normandy.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Battlefields -- France -- Normandy -- Guidebooks.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.,
    • Normandy (France) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Normandy (France) -- History, Military -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-189).

      Other titlesD-Day and the Battle for Normandy
      Statementby Carl Shilleto and Mike Tolhurst.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      SeriesThe traveller"s guides to the battles and battlefields of World War II
      ContributionsTolhurst, Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756.5.N6 S49 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785156M
      ISBN 101566563410
      LC Control Number00038330

      A Traveller’s Guide to D-Day and the Battle for Normandy covers the period from June to August when the Allies stormed ashore, fought their way through the bocage country of Normandy, and eventually broke out through the Avranches gap. A new kind of guidebook. This title gives comprehensive information about: o Major battles and battlefieldsBrand: Interlink Publishing. The Normandy Landings that took place on D-Day involved by far the largest invasion fleet ever known. The scale of the undertaking was simply awesome. What followed them was some of the most cunning and ferocious fighting of the war, at times as savage as anything seen on the Eastern Front. As casualties mounted, so too did the tensions between the principal 4/5(19).

        D-Day: June 6, The Climactic Battle of World War II by Stephen Ambrose (): The most comprehensive of the three books on D-Day by the best-selling historian; an illustrated edition has Author: Bob Minzesheimer. Have a look at the Michelin Green Guide to ic guide with all the information you might need. For the road trip portion, use the web site--but be warned that the driving time estimates need to be taken with a large grain of salt.

        Antony Beevor is the bestselling author of D-Day: The Battle for Normandy,which received the Royal United Services’ Institute Westminster Medal; The Battle for Spain, which received the La Vanguardia Prize; Paris After the Liberation –; Stalingrad, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize, the Wolfson Prize for History, and the Hawthornden Prize for 4/5(22). Renowned historian Antony Beevors D-Day The Battle For Normandy is an easy to read book written in populist style that should appeal to the first time reader or those that who have little knowledge on the subject. Copious footnotes, good maps and a very useful bibliography. The footnotes are not numbered, I wish they had been. 3 sections of plates/5.


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Normandy is also famed for the D-Day Allied invasion on 6 June,and the brutal inland fighting that ensued, but which eventually resulted in the liberation of France from Nazi rule. However, Normandy is more than just a history museum; this is a region of natural beauty too, from the chalky cliffs of the Alabaster Coast, to the rocky.

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