D-Day Illustrated Edition

D-Day Illustrated Edition

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On the basis of 1,400 oral histories from the men who were there, bestselling author and World War II historian Stephen E. Ambrose reveals for the first time anywhere that the intricate plan for the invasion of France in June 1944 had to be abandoned before the first shot was fired.

The true story of D-Day, as Ambrose relates it, is about the citizen soldiers - junior officers and enlisted men - taking the initiative to act on their own to break through Hitler's Atlantic Wall when they realised that nothing was as they had been told it would be.

D-DAY is the brilliant, no holds barred, telling of the battles of Omaha and Utah beaches. Ambrose relives the epic victory of democracy on the most important day of the twentieth century.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781471136665
BY (AUTHOR) Ambrose, Stephen E.
PUBLISHER : Simon & Schuster Ltd PUBLICATION DATE : June 05, 2014
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Simon & Schuster Ltd
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Hardback
DIMENSION : 267 mm x 216 mm

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
History & Archaeology
DESCRIPTION :
On the basis of 1,400 oral histories from the men who were there, bestselling author and World War II historian Stephen E. Ambrose reveals for the first time anywhere that the intricate plan for the invasion of France in June 1944 had to be abandoned before the first shot was fired.

The true story of D-Day, as Ambrose relates it, is about the citizen soldiers - junior officers and enlisted men - taking the initiative to act on their own to break through Hitler's Atlantic Wall when they realised that nothing was as they had been told it would be.

D-DAY is the brilliant, no holds barred, telling of the battles of Omaha and Utah beaches. Ambrose relives the epic victory of democracy on the most important day of the twentieth century.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781471136665
BY (AUTHOR) Ambrose, Stephen E.
PUBLISHER : Simon & Schuster Ltd PUBLICATION DATE : June 05, 2014
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Simon & Schuster Ltd
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Hardback
DIMENSION : 267 mm x 216 mm

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
History & Archaeology