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D-Day - 'Neptune', 'Overlord' and the Battle of Normandy

Insights into How Science, Technology and Engineering Made the Normandy Invasion Possible

D-Day - 'Neptune', 'Overlord' and the Battle of Normandy( )
Author: Falconer, Jonathan
Series title:Operations Manual Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Haynes Publishing PLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

This manual describes the development, construction and use of a wide range of innovative machines, structures and systems, explaining their uses on D-Day and after, and revealing how they contributed to the success of ‘Overlord’. The landing of Allied forces on the shores of Normandy on 6 June 1944 was the greatest amphibious invasion in history. Technology and innovation played crucial parts in the D-Day drama – from tank-carrying gliders, swimming tanks and...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / General
History / Military / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.875 x 11 x 0.625 Inches
Book Weight:1.83 Pounds

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