The Liberation Trilogy Box Set

The Liberation Trilogy Box Set

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The definitive chronicle of the Allied triumph in Europe during World War II, Rick Atkinson's Liberation Trilogy is now together in one boxed set

From the War in North Africa to the Invasion of Normandy, the Liberation Trilogy recounts the hard fought battles that led to Allied victory in World War II. Pulitzer Prize-winning and New York Times

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The definitive chronicle of the Allied triumph in Europe during World War II, Rick Atkinson's Liberation Trilogy is now together in one boxed set

From the War in North Africa to the Invasion of Normandy, the Liberation Trilogy recounts the hard fought battles that led to Allied victory in World War II. Pulitzer Prize-winning and New York Times bestselling author Rick Atkinson brings great drama and exquisite detail to the retelling of these battles and gives life to a cast of characters, from the Allied leaders to rifleman in combat. His accomplishment is monumental: the Liberation Trilogy is the most vividly told, brilliantly researched World War II narrative to date.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781466855571
Publisher:
Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
10/22/2013
Series:
Liberation Trilogy
Sold by:
Macmillan
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
2416
Sales rank:
80,737
File size:
71 MB
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Meet the Author

Rick Atkinson is the bestselling author of An Army at Dawn (winner of the Pulitzer Prize for history), The Day of Battle, The Long Gray Line, In the Company of Soldiers, and Crusade. His many other awards include a Pulitzer Prize for journalism, the George Polk award, and the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. A former staff writer and senior editor at The Washington Post, he lives in Washington, D.C.


Rick Atkinson is the bestselling author of An Army at Dawn (winner of the Pulitzer Prize for history), The Day of Battle, The Long Gray Line, In the Company of Soldiers, and Crusade. His many other awards include two Pulitzer Prizes for journalism, the George Polk Award, and the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. A former staff writer and senior editor at The Washington Post, he lives in Washington, D.C.

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The Liberation Trilogy Box Set 4.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 11 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have just begun to read the first book. It is very interesting and I am learning many facts that I have never read about before. I have been reading about the Second World War for years and I am learning more about is on every page.
viovlio More than 1 year ago
I bought them for my husband and he carries, the one he is reading, all around the house and into work for his break time reading…guess they must be fascinating…he will also read me passages and comment on the information
PhrogJK More than 1 year ago
I have read several books on the history of WW II and this trilogy is clearly the best. Very well written, incredibly well documented and thorough. Atkinson uses letters, military reports, and many other documents to tell this story. It reads like a novel, a real page turner. Each volume grabs you and it is very hard to put it down. Well worth reading.
Tsunami767 More than 1 year ago
I have all three books in this trilogy set.   I have read a LOT of WWI and WWII history books,  This is by far the best written, researched and entertaining book on the subject  of war.  I will definitely re-read  at some point.  Just pure enjoyment to read.
flyovercountry More than 1 year ago
I volunteer with a Honor Flight hub in middle America. In Guns at Last Light are many of the experiences of the men and women whose comrades in arms we are privileged to transport to Washington DC to see the World War II memorial. I am humbled to be in their presence and through Rick's words, understand the pain and anguish they have largely kept to themselves for decades. The true heroes don't count their medals in public. It's a masterful work.
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