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ROY, Reginald H. 1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. (Toronto) : Macmillan of Canada, (1984). Pp [i]-xiv,(2),1-368,+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. "Drawing heavily on many unpublished and previously unavailable contemporary documents, includingthe war diaries of the units involved in the campaign, Dr. Roy reconstruct s in vivid detail the strategies and actual operations that marked the day-by-day progress of the Canadians as they helped to crush a German army and make the Allied v ictory inevitable." - from the dj Chapters : 1. The Assault; 2. The Capture of Caen; 3. Over the Orne to Bourguébus Ridge; 4. Stormsof Steel on Verrières Ridge; 5. The Holding Attacks; 6. Preparing a Massiv e Blow; 7. Operation "Totaliza" - The Battering Ram; 8. Thrust and Counter-Thrust; 9. The Battle for Falaise; 10. The Gap is Closed. With appendices, bibliographic notes, notes, and index. Very good. No dj. Signed without inscription by the author on the half-title. From the library of Robert W. Reford. 45.00
Title: 1944 : The Canadians in Normandy. Canadian War Museum Historical Publication No. 19. signed no dj.
Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0771597967:
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