D-Day in Numbers


Discover the numbers that defined D-Day and the future of Europe in 1944 D-Day, June 6, 1944: the day on which the Allies landed on the beaches of Normandy with the intention of reclaiming mainland Europe from German occupation. The significance of the operation has captured the collective imagination to become the defining moment of World War II and represents the ending to the struggles of the early 20th century. This book follows the course of the war in Europe from 1939 through to the D-Day landings and their aftermath, taking in the most poignant events and looking at each through the numbers involved. Each number signifies an important moment within a larger story as they are explained in the context of read more

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ISBN:

9781782432050

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

20cm x 13cm

RRP:

$27.99

Category:

History

Publisher:

Michael O'Mara Books

Published:

01 May 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Jacob F. Field