1st ed., 1993. Xiii + 252 pp., photo-plates + maps, plans & diagrams. D.j., 24cm x 16cm. 2 small tape marks to f.e.p. o/w FINE. Told in the words of the participants from all nations, here is the story of D-Day, 6th June, 1944. It covers all the events leading up to Operation Overlord, the Normandy Landings of 1944, and describes how the greatest invasion in the history of warfare was planned, tested and carried out, with all the problems, triumphs and disasters that took place before the event and on D-Day itself. This exceptional account gives a cross section of perspectives by men in all services and all ranks.