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D-Day: The Soldiers' Story

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Almost seventy-five years have passed since D-Day, the day of the greatest seaborne invasion in history. The outcome of the Second World War hung in the balance on that chill June morning. If Allied forces succeeded in gaining a foothold in northern France, the road to victory would be open. But if the Allies could be driven back into the sea, the invasion would be stalled ...more
Hardcover, 486 pages
Published September 20th 2018 by John Murray
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Stella Maybury
Apr 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Personal accounts from varied participants illuminate movingly the brave heroics, the terrible tragedies and the impressively huge scale of the operation....and how in this modern era, we have nothing to complain about.
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Oct 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved this book brings a fresh perspective to D-Day.
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British writer and journalist Giles Milton was born in Buckinghamshire in 1966. He has contributed articles for most of the British national newspapers as well as many foreign publications, and specializes in the history of travel and exploration. In the course of his researches, he has traveled extensively in Europe, the Middle East, Japan and the Far East, and the Americas.

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