D-Day Invasion of Normandy, 1st Edition

  • Michael Capek
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629695777
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695778
  • DDC: 940.542142
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title examines the invasion of Normandy during World War II, focusing on the planning, the equipment, and the brave soldiers who ensured an Allied victory. Compelling narrative text and well-chosen historical photographs and primary sources make this book perfect for report writing. Features include a glossary, a selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Thunder Over Normandy.
2: Dangerous Times, Desperate Measures.
3: Planning the Invasion.
4: A Waiting Game.
5: The Assault Begins.
6: The Fleet Arrives.
7: The American Beaches.
8: Juno, Sword, and Gold.
9: The Allies Prevail.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.