A Traveller's Guide to D-Day and the Battle for Normandy

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Publisher Description

A Traveller’s Guide to D-Day and the Battle for Normandy covers the period from June to August 1944 when the Allies stormed ashore, fought their way through the bocage country of Normandy, and eventually broke out through the Avranches gap. This title gives comprehensive information about: • Major battles and battlefields • Memorials, sites, cemeteries, and statues • How to get there; what to see • Contemporary eyewitness accounts • Then-and-now photographs and maps The guide helps us understand what it was like to have endured the ordeal of combat. Through their own words, we learn the feelings of those young men and women of many nationalities who fought and died. What were their private thoughts and fears? Their personal memories? Contemporary eyewitness accounts are woven into the fabric of this book, which has immediacy and vividness that marks a new departure in guidebooks.

GENRE
Travel & Adventure
RELEASED
2014
July 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
192
Pages
PUBLISHER
Interlink Publishing Group Inc
SELLER
SIMON AND SCHUSTER DIGITAL SALES INC
SIZE
6.6
MB

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