The Times D-Day: The story of the allied landings

by Richard Happer, Peter Chasseaud, Times Books

On Sale: 05/30/2019

The Times D-Day: The story of the allied landings

by Richard Happer, Peter Chasseaud, Times Books

On Sale: 05/30/2019

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About the Book

A unique collection of historical maps, expert commentary and dramatic photographs.

Follow the D-Day landings through a unique collection of historical maps, expert commentary and dramatic photographs. This is a unique insight into the D-Day landings 75 years on.

The Allied landings in Normandy on 6 June 1944 were the greatest amphibious assault in history, requiring almost two years of meticulous planning and the largest co-ordinated mapping effort the world has ever seen.

More than 200 illustrations demonstrate how the D-Day landings unfolded, along with detailed descriptions of what happened on that momentous day.

This collection of incredible maps uncover the events that led up to D-Day, the planning for the assault and the progress of the liberating forces afterwards. Dramatic photographs help to illustrate the key historical events that took place during Operation Overlord.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780008358266
  • ISBN 10: 0008358265
  • Imprint: Times Books
  • On Sale: 05/30/2019
  • Pages: 208
  • List Price:39.99 CAD
  • BISAC1 : HISTORY / Military / World War II
  • BISAC2 : TRAVEL / Reference
  • BISAC3 : HISTORY / Europe / General
  • BISAC4 : REFERENCE / Atlases, Gazetteers & Maps (see also TRAVEL / Maps & Road Atlases)

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