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Hitler’s Vengeance
The Nazi “vengeance weapon” offensive of 1944-45 aimed to utterly demoralise the British population, particularly in London and the south east (and later the newly liberated Belgian city of Antwerp). Alongside the loss of lives and physical destructi
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WAR & PEACE FDR’S FINAL ODYSSEY D-DAY TO YALTA, 1943-1945
Author Nigel Hamilton Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Price £20.00 The third and final instalment of Nigel Hamilton’s trilogy on the wartime record of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, War And Peace takes the reader into the last months of the U.S. Pre
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Normandy And The ‘Special Relationship’
D-Day and the Battle of Normandy not only paved the way for the liberation of Western Europe but was also critical in deepening the ties between the United States and Great Britain. The Allied success in France and beyond would not have been possible