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D-Day Through German Eyes : The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944
by Holger Eckhertz and Sprech Media


Overview - This new paperback edition contains Book One and Book Two of this series, revealing the hidden side of D Day which has fascinated readers around the world. Almost all accounts of D Day are told from the Allied perspective. But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers of the Normandy coast, facing the onslaught of the mightiest invasion in history?  Read more...

 
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Overview
This new paperback edition contains Book One and Book Two of this series, revealing the hidden side of D Day which has fascinated readers around the world. Almost all accounts of D Day are told from the Allied perspective. But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers of the Normandy coast, facing the onslaught of the mightiest invasion in history? What motivated the German defenders, what were their thought processes - and how did they fight from one strong point to another, among the dunes and fields, on that first cataclysmic day? This book sheds fascinating light on these questions, bringing together statements made by German survivors after the war, when time had allowed them to reflect on their state of mind, their actions and their choices of June 6th. We see a perspective of D Day which deserves to be added to the historical record, in which ordinary German troops struggled to make sense of what was facing them, and emerged stunned at the weaponry and sheer determination of the Allied troops. Above all, we now have the unheard human voices of the individual German soldiers - the men who are so often portrayed as a faceless mass.


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  • ISBN-13: 9781539586395
  • ISBN-10: 1539586391
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publish Date: November 2016
  • Page Count: 330
  • Dimensions: 9.02 x 5.98 x 0.69 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.97 pounds


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Books > History > Military - World War II
Books > History > Europe - Germany
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