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D-Day

The Invasion of Normandy, 1944
Narrated by: Jason Culp
Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
Categories: Children, Ages 8-10
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In D-DAY: The Invasion of Normandy, 1944, Pulitzer Prize winning author Rick Atkinson adapts his #1 New York Times bestselling The Guns At Last Light into an audiobook program capturing the events and spirit of the day – June 6, 1944 – that led to the liberation of western Europe from Nazi Germany’s control. Atkinson skillfully describes how Allied forces came by sea and by sky to reclaim freedom from the occupying Germans, turning the tide of World War II. The events leading up to, and of, the momentous day are vividly captured in this four hour audiobook adaptation. Perfect for history buffs, D-DAY is both an outstanding introduction and a concise survey detailing one of the most important dates in history.
©2014 Rick Atkinson (P)2014 Macmillan Audio

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Only talks about the American experience in any detail, scant coverage of the remaining beaches

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