Boek cover Pegasus Bridge van Stephen E. Ambrose (Paperback)

Pegasus Bridge

D-day: The Daring British Airborne Raid

Engels | Druk: Reissue | Paperback | 9781471158315
Paperback 11,99
4.6 op 5 sterren
uitgever Simon & Schuster
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen Afmeting: 20,2 x 13,7 x 1,8 cm
Aantal paginas 256 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Uitgever Simon & Schuster
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 232 g
Studieboek Ja
Verpakking breedte 130 mm
Verpakking hoogte 22 mm
Verpakking lengte 198 mm

Boekbeschrijving

D-Day before dawn. Minute by minute, hour by hour the danger grows... In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defence forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe. Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement of D-Day, the turning point of World War II. This gripping account by acclaimed author Stephen E. Ambrose brings to life a daring mission so crucial that, had it been unsuccessful, the entire Normandy invasion might have failed. Ambrose traces each step of the preparations over many months to the minute-by-minute excitement of the hand-to-hand confrontations on the bridge. This is a story of heroism and cowardice, kindness and brutality - the stuff of all great adventures.

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