About the Book
In superb images, rare memorabilia, and the words of those who lived it, this is the story of D-Day.
D-Day, the largest amphibious invasion in history, took place on 6 June 1944.
D-Day, the largest amphibious invasion in history, took. In painstaking detail, this graphic account lays out the planning and execution of Operation Overlord, as well as the campaign that effectively destroyed the German forces in France. Along with a wealth of superb photographs and maps, the book contains diary excerpts, letters, leaflets, and more that bring this "Day of Days" dramatically to life.