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Guide to the Beaches and Battlefields of Normandy

Guide to the Beaches and Battlefields of Normandy

by David Evans
     
 

A Guide to the Beaches and Battlefields of Normandy provides both an accessible background to the momentous events of 6 June 1944 as well as a complete guide to each and every town, village, beach, battery and cemetery that figured in the battle.

This comprehensive book contains a wealth of detail that charts the heroism, poignancy and tragedy of events that were

Overview

A Guide to the Beaches and Battlefields of Normandy provides both an accessible background to the momentous events of 6 June 1944 as well as a complete guide to each and every town, village, beach, battery and cemetery that figured in the battle.

This comprehensive book contains a wealth of detail that charts the heroism, poignancy and tragedy of events that were to alter the course of history. With stories, poems and illustrations, David Evans pays a fitting tribute to those who gave their lives as the price of victory.

Accompanied by photographs, maps and drawings, this guide is aimed primarily at the thousands of veterans, relatives and tourists who visit Normandy each year, but it will also be an endless source of enjoyment to those who wish to recall the details and monuments of the battle in the comfort of their own homes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848681842
Publisher:
Amberley Publishing
Publication date:
09/23/2010
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
764,742
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

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