Is Paris burning?

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Simon and Schuster, 1965 - History - 376 pages
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Few moments in history are as stirring as the Allied liberation of Paris. Yet few people are aware of how narrowly - and how miraculously - the city escaped Hitler's secret plan to reduce it to ashes. This book reconstructs, in meticulous and riveting detail, the network of fateful events that saved the City of Light.

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User Review  - Pramod S Nair - Goodreads

"Paris must not fall into the hands of enemy, or, if it does, he must find there nothing but a field of ruins." These were instructions from Hitler as he signed the death warrant of Paris on 23rd ... Read full review

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User Review  - Frank - Goodreads

Planning on visiting Paris and wanted to learn about WWII sites there. OK for that. Read full review

Contents

TABLE OF COMPARATIVE MILITARY RANKS
345
SOURCES
351
index
359
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