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D-Day : battle on the beach —Messner, Kate, author.

Ranger, a time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training, heads to Normandy on the morning of the D-Day invasion where he meets Leo, a Jewish boy who is hiding with a local farmer, and Walt, a young Amer...

Storming Juno

Discover the crucial role the Canadian military played in one of the most decisive battles of World War II as director Tim Wolochatiuk details the battle at Juno beach during the Allied invasion of Normandy. The date: Ju...

Allies —Gratz, Alan, 1972- author.

It is June 6, 1944, D-Day, and Dee Carpenter (true name Dietrich Zimmermann), an underage private in the United States Army, is headed for Omaha Beach, seeking revenge for his uncle, who was arrested by Nazis when Dee wa...

World War II infantrymen : an interactive history adventure —Otfinoski, Steven.

"Describes the role infantryman played during World War II. Readers' choices reveal various historical details"--Provided by publisher.

Spies, lies, and disguise : the daring tricks and deeds that won World War II —Swanson, Jennifer, author.

"In the late 1930s, times were desperate. The world found itself at war again, hardly more than twenty years after the First World War had ended - and the stakes were never higher. The leaders of every country involved w...

WWII battlefront. Disc 2. The Atlantic campaign (Part II)

Color film from the military engagements of the North African desert in 1942, Monte Cassino, D-Day, and the six weeks after the D-Day in France.

Lena's story : the D-Day landing —Sinclair, Patricia.

D-Day! June 6, 1944. Thousands of ships and planes delivered 156,000 men to fight on the beaches of Normandy, France. It was the biggest military invasion by sea the world had ever known. The goal was to break through...

Seven days in hell : Canada's battle for Normandy and the rise of the Black Watch snipers —O'Keefe, David, 1967- author.

Centred around one of Canadas most storied regiments, 'Seven Days in Hell' tells the epic story of the men from the Black Watch during the bloody battle for Verrieres Ridge, a dramatic saga that unfolded just weeks after...

D Day through German eyes : eyewitness accounts of German soldiers of June 6th 1944

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 motivat...

D-day to Berlin

Follow one of the greatest military campaigns ever, as this documentary tracks the invasion of the Allied troops at Normandy all the way to the final assault on Berlin. A historical view of the Allied advance in Europe d...

Last call to Normandy 75th anniversary D-Day documentary living history

"We must never forget the lessons learned on D-Day, June 6, 1944. On that fatal day, the cost of freedom was born out. We must always remember the thousands who sacrificed life and limb to free Europe en route to defeati...

D-Day : untold stories of the Normandy Landings inspired by 20 real-life people —Noble, Michael, 1980- author.

Relive the events of June 6, 1944 through eye witness accounts that describe 20 real-life stories from the D-Day landings. Meet Company Sergeant Major Stanley Hollis, the only person to receive the Victoria Cross for the...

Take no prisoners the Nazi SS in Normandy

Take No Prisoners is the Second World War story of more than 130 young Canadians who were taken prisoner by the 12th SS Hitler Jugend in Normandy. They were marched behind German lines, interrogated, and then brutally gu...

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