Operation Neptune: The D-Day Landings and the Allied Invasion of Europe

Operation Neptune: The D-Day Landings and the Allied Invasion of Europe

by Craig L. Symonds

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190462536
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 05/01/2016
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 512,829
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Craig L. Symonds is Professor of History Emeritus at the U.S. Naval Academy. He is the author of many books on American naval history, including The Battle of Midway and Lincoln and His Admirals, co-winner of the Lincoln Prize in 2009.

Table of Contents

PROLOGUE
1. Germany First
2. ARCADIA
3. "We've Got to Go to Europe and Fight"
4. The Mediterranean Tar Baby
5. Casablanca to COSSAC
6. Brits and Yanks
7. "Some Damn Things Called LST's"
8. SHAEF and ANCXF
9. Duck, Fox, Beaver, Tiger
10. "O.K. We'll Go"
11. D-Day: The Invasion
12. D-Day: The Beaches
13. D-Day: The Crisis
14. "The Shoreline Was Just a Shambles"
15. "A Field of Ruins"
EPILOGUE

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