The Greatest War -: D-Day and the Assault on Europe, Volume 2
Told by soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines, this series is an oral history of World War II from those who were there. This second volume examines the storming of Omaha Beach on D-Day, and the advance of allied forces across Europe to the liberation of Paris.
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The Greatest War - Volume II: D-Day and the Assault on Europe
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