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D-Day 1944 Omaha Beach by Steve Zaloga

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • Normandy (France),
  • France,
  • Normandy.


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.,
  • Normandy (France) -- History, Military -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSteven J. Zaloga.
SeriesPraeger illustrated military history series
LC ClassificationsD756.5.N6 Z35 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3691755M
ISBN 100275982661
LC Control Number2003063210

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