Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of D-Day…The D-Day Assault. Just in time for the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings, this compact guidebook not only describes the most significant land invasion of World War II, but features detailed battlefield tours, identifies monuments, and locates museums. Learn the main attractions at both the American and British landing sites, including the airborne operations behind enemy lines. The D-Day Assault, A 70th Anniversary Guide to the Normandy Landings, contains a wealth of detailed information that is perfect for travelers, veterans and students of military history, and others who wish to learn about the history of this legendary battle.
This informative guide features: Easy-to-follow maps and tours; where to stay, dine, and shop; find war relics still at the battlefield sites; what are the best D-Day museums; sections describing the exploits of brave soldiers and units; and a special bonus chapter on World War II in Paris.
The D-Day Assault is a useful and fascinating guide for anyone who wishes to learn more about the Allied effort to free Western Europe.