D-Day: Minute by Minute

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Short Books, Apr 3, 2014 - History - 288 pages
The invasion has begun.

In this gripping book, Jonathan Mayo gives a blow by blow account of the events of D-Day, revealing what happened to the people swept up in this crucial moment in history.

From soldiers, French villagers and journalists, to schoolchildren and nurses, thousands were placed in extraordinary situations when the Allies landed in Normandy. This is their story.

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D-DAY: Minute by Minute

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An engrossing work that cuts and pastes chaotic events for order and sense in a manner very much like fiction.Mayo, who previously tackled The Assassination of JFK: Minute by Minute, has found through ... Read full review


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Tuesday 6th June 1944
After DDay

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Jonathan Mayo joined the BBC in 1987, first working in radio and then television, where he won awards for his documentaries. He is the author of three other books from the Minute by Minute series: The Assassination of JFK, Hitler’s Last Day and Titanic. He lives in Surrey with his wife and son.

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