D-Day: The Liberation of Europe Begins

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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The largest seaborne invasion in history began on June 6, 1944, with overnight parachute and glider landings, massive air attacks and naval bombardments, and an early morning amphibious assault on the beaches of Normandy, France. For two months the battle raged through France, final resulting in the liberation of Paris in August, as Allied forces put yet another nail into the coffin of Nazi Germany's fate.

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After scripting many books for Marvel Comics from 1985-1991 (THE NAM, CONAN, HELLRAISR, IRON, SAVAGE TALES, etc.) Doug Murray began writing Disney comics throughout the 90s for such Disney franchises as Roger Rabbit, Chip N Dale's Rescue Rangers, Darkwing Duck & Tailspin. Tino Santanach Hernandez is a Spanish artist who works for the Danish Disney publisher. In the early 1980s, he started out with several 'MICKEY MOUSE' stories. Soon followed some DONALD DUCK' comics and many stories with 'GYRO GEARLOOSE'. His work has been published all over Europe, but also in Brazil. In addition, he has illustrated several 'STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE' children's books together with Marga Querol. He is a member of the Tello studios. Having worked as a teacher before getting into comic book writing, Janet Gilbert began writing horror comics from 1990-1992. Since then, she has scripted stories for Disney comic franchises DARKWING DUCK, CHIP N DALE'S RESCUE RANGERS, DUCKTALES, TALESPIN and GOOF TROOP to the present day.

Anthony Williams is a UK-based developer and consultant with many years experience in C++. He has been an active member of the BSI C++ Standards Panel since 2001, and is author or coauthor of many of the C++ Standards Committee papers leading up to the inclusion of the thread library in the upcoming C++ Standard (known as C++0x). He has been the maintainer of the Boost Thread library since 2006, and is the developer of the just::thread implementation of the C++0x thread library from Just Software Solutions Ltd. Anthony lives in the far west of Cornwall, England.

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