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The World War II D-Day invasion in American history

by R. Conrad Stein

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Normandy,
  • Normandy.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the events surrounding the D-Day invasion of Europe by Allied Forces on June 6, 1944.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 110) and index.

      Other titlesWorld War Two D-Day invasion in American history, World War 2 D-Day invasion in American history
      StatementR. Conrad Stein.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesIn American history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756.5.N6 S74 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3674174M
      ISBN 10076602136X
      LC Control Number2003008141
      OCLC/WorldCa52208612

      D-Day: The Invasion of Normandy On June 6, the Allied Forces of Britain, America, Canada, and France attacked German forces on the coast of Normandy, France. With a huge force of over , soldiers, the Allies attacked and gained a victory that became the turning point for World War II in Europe.   The truth about World War II is that the war against the Nazis was essentially already won a year or more before D-Day when American and British soldiers fought their heroic battle on the beaches.

        The WWII invasion known as D-Day was the largest military endeavor in history. By June 6, , Hitler and his allies had a strong grip on the European continent, where Nazi Germany was engaged in the mass extermination of the Jewish people. The goal of D-Day was the total defeat of Hitler's regime, and the defense of free democracies everywhere.   National World War II Museum President and CEO Emeritus Nick Mueller talked about D-Day, the allied invasion of Normandy, France, during World War II. This talk was part of the Museum’s.

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