Overlord – News Defense Books

The landings on June 6, 1944, day D, marked the beginning of Operation Overlord, the first struggle for the liberation of France.

Max Hastings, one of the leading and best-known historians of the time, questions and dissects many legends in this masterful study, which summarizes the accounts of eyewitnesses and survivors from both sides as well as a multitude of previously unexplored sources and documents.

Overlord offers the reader a brilliant and controversial perspective on the devastating struggle for Normandy, leaving us with one of the most complete and lauded works on the events. An absolute historiographical reference.


Title: Overlord. Day D and the Battle of Normandy. 1944

Author: Max Hastings

Publisher: The Sphere of Books

Number of pages: 560

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