D-Day

D-Day

The Battle for Normandy

Format
Ebook
Price
$16.99
 
  • Ebook
  • ISBN 9781101148723
  • 608 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

“Glorious, horrifying…D-Day is a vibrant work of history that honors the sacrifice of tens of thousands of men and women.”—Time

Beevor’s Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge is now available from Viking Books 


Renowned historian Antony Beevor, the man who “single-handedly transformed the reputation of military history” (The Guardian) presents the first major account in more than twenty years of the Normandy invasion and the liberation of Paris. This is the first book to describe not only the experiences of the American, British, Canadian, and German soldiers, but also the terrible suffering of the French caught up in the fighting. Beevor draws upon his research in more than thirty archives in six countries, going back to original accounts and interviews conducted by combat historians just after the action. D-Day is the consummate account of the invasion and the ferocious offensive that led to Paris’s liberation.


From the Hardcover edition.

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6/26/14

British historian and author Antony Beevor is the winner of the 2014 Pritzker Military Museum & Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing. Beevor will receive… Read more >

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