The Allied invasion of German-occupied Normandy on June 6, 1944, marked an unprecedented amphibious operation in military history. Subsequent months witnessed a remarkable defensive effort by the outnumbered and outgunned German forces. This graphical reconstruction captures the significant events of the Normandy campaign, spanning from its planning stages to the ultimate defeat of the German 7th and 5th Panzer Armies at Falaise and the subsequent liberation of Paris by the Allied forces. The campaign showcased the tenacity and skill of both sides, shaping a pivotal chapter in World War II.
Written by John Man. Published by Skyhorse Publishing, 1994. Softcover, 144 pages.