D-Day: The Battle for Normandy

the Battle for Normandy

591 pages

English language

Published April 10, 2009 by Viking.

ISBN:
9780670887033

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4 stars (1 review)

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4 stars

Amazing - 9(!) years after I started this, I finished it! I finally found the Nook that it was on!



Longer review coming, but if you like military histories, with lots of detail but, even more importantly, lots of small bits of color, this is your book.



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This book tells the details story of the D-Day invasion during World War 2. Beginning with the in depth subterfuge done by the Allied army to confuse the German forces on the other side of the water, and ending with the liberation of Paris, it tells both the big stories and the very little. Don't take the fact that it took my 9(!) years to finish the book - I really enjoyed it! I had it on my Nook and for the longest period, the Nook was missing. It was an original "Nook Simple Touch" - a small "e-ink" reader that …

Subjects

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy
  • Normandy (France) -- History, Military -- 20th century