About this book
The Normandy Landings that took place on D-Day involved by far the largest invasion fleet ever known. The scale of the undertaking was simply awesome. Making use of material from over thirty archives in half a dozen countries, This book offers a well-researched account of the battle of Normandy.
Antony Beevor's impressive military history of the D-Day landings and battle for Normandy now in a trade paperback edition. Making use of overlooked and new material, Beevor's gripping narrative brings to life both the wider strategy and the human experience of war. 'Impeccable, splendid, thoroughly researched and gripping. Beevor is a master of narrative, expertly blending the grand sweep with the telling anecdote' "Observer"