Overlord: D-Day and the battle for Normandy

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Simon and Schuster, 1984 - History - 368 pages
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Describes the military effort by which the Allies regained the continent of Europe in World War II.

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OVERLORD

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

From Russell Weigley's solid Eisenhower's Lieutenants (1980) to John Keegan's tour-de-force Six Armies in Normandy (1982) to Carlo D'Este's microscopic Decision in Normandy (1983), recent writings ... Read full review

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Hastings wrote, " The German army was the most outstanding fighting force of WW2 and could only be defeated under the most overwhelmingly favourite conditions." Overlord is such a complex topic but ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
11
MUCH THE GREATEST THING WE HAVE
24
The BuildUp of Allied Forces endpapers
58
Copyright

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Max Hastings is the author of "Overlord" and "Bomber Command" and the coauthor of "Battle for the Falklands." Editor of "The Daily Telegraph, " he lives in London, England.

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