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Big Week
Author James Holland Publisher Corgi Books, 2019 Price £9.99 During the third week of February 1944, the combined Allied air forces launched their first-ever round-the-clock bomber offensive against Germany. Code-named Operation Argument, this monum
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The Sapper
Gold was the central-most Allied beach. After the beachhead was secured, the British aim was to link up with the Americans at Omaha and Canadians at Juno while also capturing Bayeux. Soldiers began landing at 7.25am but high winds made disembarkation
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The Decisive Battle That Shaped World War Two In Europe
Author: John Prados Publisher: Amberley Price: £14.99 The story of D-Day has been told and re-told many times, so much so that many of its details are familiar to even casual military history enthusiasts. The campaign that followed is less well-cover