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D-Day: The World War II Invasion That Changed History

by Deborah Hopkinson (author) (UK edition)

Suitable for 11 - 13 years

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Product description

Big goal: the total defeat of Hitler’s regime. Big mission: still the biggest operation in military history. Big result: it worked, believe it or not. Now: a big book that tells you all about it. So what was the D-Day landing – codenamed Operation Overlord? It was a final attempt to overthrow Hitler and the Nazis. A massive invasion by sea, landing on the beaches of Normandy and marching up to Berlin. Planned in utmost secrecy, the attack took the Germans totally by surprise. It made them fight on two fronts: between the Allies and a Russian attack from the East. Bombarded by two enemies, Hitler’s army began to weaken. The rest is history – and you can discover it in this book!

  • A gripping account of World War II’s most pivotal battle
  • Full of photos, archival documents and personal stories
  • By the award-winning author of Courage and Defiance
  • Explores the masterminding and execution of D-Day

Product Details

Catalogue number

471 in EU Teen May 2019 and 1001 in EU Teen March 2019

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781407191355

Publisher

Scholastic

Date published

January 3rd, 2019

Other details
  • 400 pages
Condition

New

UK edition

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