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The Resource D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history, Dan Van der Vat ; introduction by John S.D. Eisenhower

D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history, Dan Van der Vat ; introduction by John S.D. Eisenhower

Label
D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history
Title
D-Day
Title remainder
the greatest invasion-- a people's history
Statement of responsibility
Dan Van der Vat ; introduction by John S.D. Eisenhower
Title variation
D-Day
Title variation remainder
the greatest invasion : a peoples history
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of eyewitness account captures the human drama, heroism, and sacrifice of the assault on Nazi-occupied France, accompanied by personal artifacts, historical and modern photographs, and war artists' paintings
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
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171148
Cataloging source
VHB
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Van der Vat, Dan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
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1300
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1922-
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Eisenhower, John S. D.
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Operation Neptune
Target audience
adult
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the greatest invasion : a people's history
Label
D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history, Dan Van der Vat ; introduction by John S.D. Eisenhower
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Madison Press book."
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-175) and index
Contents
Introduction -- So much was at stake -- The decisive front -- The plan -- A grand deception -- The forerunners -- Pegasus bridge -- Target: Ste-Mère-Englise -- The sea and air assault -- Utah and bloody Omaha -- Sword, Juno and Gold -- The gathering standoff -- The breakout --Finale at Falaise -- The beginning of the end
Control code
ocm53279857
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781582343143
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-9078
Label
D-Day : the greatest invasion-- a people's history, Dan Van der Vat ; introduction by John S.D. Eisenhower
Publication
Note
  • "Madison Press book."
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-175) and index
Contents
Introduction -- So much was at stake -- The decisive front -- The plan -- A grand deception -- The forerunners -- Pegasus bridge -- Target: Ste-Mère-Englise -- The sea and air assault -- Utah and bloody Omaha -- Sword, Juno and Gold -- The gathering standoff -- The breakout --Finale at Falaise -- The beginning of the end
Control code
ocm53279857
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781582343143
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-9078

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