By Barrett Tillman
This authoritative encyclopedia presents exact entries for every thing you ever desired to learn about D-Day, the invasion of Normandy.
Organized alphabetically, the entries supply in-depth descriptions of guns, gear, divisions, air and naval devices, geography, terminology, personalities, and extra. Cross-references make the e-book effortless to use.
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D-Day Encyclopedia: Everything You Want to Know About the Normandy Invasion by Barrett Tillman