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Presents a detailed description of the D-Day invasion, combining the personal recollections of soldiers with historical narrative and analysis of the actual invasion as it unfolded.

From Publishers Weekly

Balkoski ( Beyond the Beachhead: The 29th Division in Normandy) makes officer and enlisted-men''s first-person testimony the center of this account, with light contextualization in between, along with 34 b&w photos and 27 maps.
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Review

An amazing book. -- Joe Scarborough, MSNBC

Balkoski''s depiction of "Bloody Omaha" is the literary accompaniment to the white-knuckle Omaha Beach scene that opens Saving Private Ryan. -- John Hillen, New York Post

Riveting. -- Fred Barnes, The Weekly Standard

About the Author

Joseph Balkoski is a historian specializing in D-Day. He is also the author of Beyond the Beachhead: The 29th Infantry Division in Normandy (0811726827).

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