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The battle for Normandy

Author: Antony Beevor
Publisher: London : Viking : [distributor] Penguin Books Ltd, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The Normandy Landings that took place on D-Day involved by far the largest invasion fleet ever known. The scale of the undertaking was simply awesome. What followed them was some of the most cunning and ferocious fighting of the war, at times as savage as anything seen on the Eastern Front. This book offers an account of the battle of Normandy.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Beevor
ISBN: 9780670887033 067088703X
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 851983954
Awards: Short-listed for Galaxy National Book Awards: Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2010
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 632 pages : 40 black and white ; 24 x 16 x 4 cm
Responsibility: Antony Beevor.

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