D-Day at 75

June 6th marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the turning point of World War II.  Celebrate this anniversary by reading one of these great books.

Title Author Cover
Normandy : breaching the Atlantic wall : from D-Day to the breakout and liberation Dominique François Normandy : breaching the Atlantic wall : from D-Day to the breakout and liberation cover image
The steel wave : a novel of World War II Jeff Shaara The steel wave : a novel of World War II cover image
Normandy crucible : the decisive battle that shaped World War II in Europe John Prados Normandy crucible : the decisive battle that shaped World War II in Europe cover image
The D-Day atlas : anatomy of the Normandy Campaign Charles Messenger The D-Day atlas : anatomy of the Normandy Campaign cover image
D-Day encyclopedia : everything you want to know about the Normandy invasion Barrett Tillman D-Day encyclopedia : everything you want to know about the Normandy invasion cover image
Omaha Beach : a flawed victory Adrian R Lewis Omaha Beach : a flawed victory cover image
The Jedburghs : the secret history of the Allied Special Forces, France 1944 Will Irwin The Jedburghs : the secret history of the Allied Special Forces, France 1944 cover image
No greater sacrifice, no greater love : a son's journey to Normandy Walter Ford Carter No greater sacrifice, no greater love : a son's journey to Normandy cover image
Omaha Beach on D-Day Jean David Morvan Omaha Beach on D-Day cover image
The devil's garden : Rommel's desperate defense of Omaha Beach on D-Day Steve Zaloga The devil's garden : Rommel's desperate defense of Omaha Beach on D-Day cover image
D-day : the battle for Normandy Antony Beevor D-day : the battle for Normandy cover image
The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944 Victor Brooks The longest year : America at war and at home in 1944 cover image
Normandy '44 : D-Day and the epic 77-day battle for France, a new history James Holland Normandy '44 : D-Day and the epic 77-day battle for France, a new history cover image
The pointblank directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-day L Douglas Keeney The pointblank directive : three generals and the untold story of the daring plan that saved D-day cover image
Voices of valor : D-Day, June 6, 1944 Douglas Brinkley Voices of valor : D-Day, June 6, 1944 cover image
The Americans on D-Day : a photographic history of the Normandy invasion Martin K A Morgan The Americans on D-Day : a  photographic history of the Normandy invasion cover image
The cover-up at Omaha Beach : D-Day, the US Rangers, and the untold story of Maisy Battery Gary Sterne The cover-up at Omaha Beach : D-Day, the US Rangers, and the untold story of Maisy Battery cover image
Tonight we die as men : the untold story of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment from Toccoa to D-Day Ian Gardner Tonight we die as men : the untold story of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment from Toccoa to D-Day cover image
The boys of Pointe du Hoc : Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion Douglas Brinkley The boys of Pointe du Hoc : Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion cover image
Our finest day : D-Day: June 6, 1944 Mark Bowden Our finest day : D-Day: June 6, 1944 cover image
American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy Bob Welch American Nightingale : the story of Frances Slanger, forgotten heroine of Normandy cover image
D-Day documents Paul Winter D-Day documents cover image
The first men in : U.S. paratroopers and the fight to save D-Day Ed Ruggero The first men in : U.S. paratroopers and the fight to save D-Day cover image
Normandy, a graphic history of D-Day : the allied invasion of Hitler's fortress europe Wayne Vansant Normandy, a graphic history of D-Day : the allied invasion of Hitler's fortress europe cover image
D-Day fortifications in Normandy Steve Zaloga D-Day fortifications in Normandy cover image
Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies Ben Macintyre Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies cover image
Drawing D-Day : an artist's journey through war Ugo Giannini Drawing D-Day : an artist's journey through war cover image
D-day : the Battle for Normandy Antony Beevor D-day : the Battle for Normandy cover image
The Fighting First : the untold story of the Big Red One on D-Day Flint Whitlock The Fighting First : the untold story of the Big Red One on D-Day cover image
Eyewitness D-Day : firsthand accounts from the landing at Normandy to the liberation of Paris D M Giangreco Eyewitness D-Day : firsthand accounts from the landing at Normandy to the liberation of Paris cover image
The D-Day experience : from the invasion to the liberation of Paris Richard Holmes The D-Day experience : from the invasion to the liberation of Paris cover image
Landing on the edge of eternity : twenty-four hours at Omaha Beach Robert J Kershaw Landing on the edge of eternity : twenty-four hours at Omaha Beach cover image
Dog Company : the boys of Pointe Du Hoc--the Rangers who accomplished D-Day's toughest mission and led the way across Europe Patrick K O'Donnell Dog Company : the boys of Pointe Du Hoc--the Rangers who accomplished D-Day's toughest mission and led the way across Europe cover image
Coward on the beach James Delingpole Coward on the beach cover image
WW2 Victory in Europe experience : from D-Day to the destruction of the Third Reich Julian Thompson WW2 Victory in Europe experience : from D-Day to the destruction of the Third Reich cover image
D-Day in photographs Andrew Whitmarsh D-Day in photographs cover image
Invasion Walter Dean Myers Invasion cover image
Consequences of the heart Peter Cunningham Consequences of the heart cover image
Victory at Mortain : stopping Hitler's panzer counteroffensive Mark J Reardon Victory at Mortain : stopping Hitler's panzer counteroffensive cover image
Fortitude : the D-Day deception campaign Roger Fleetwood Hesketh Fortitude : the D-Day deception campaign cover image
The landing beaches Jean Quellien The landing beaches cover image
Soldier, sailor, frogman, spy, airman, gangster, kill or die : how the allies won on D-day Giles Milton Soldier, sailor, frogman, spy, airman, gangster, kill or die : how the allies won on D-day cover image
D-Day in numbers : the facts behind Operation Overlord Jacob Field D-Day in numbers : the facts behind Operation Overlord cover image
Voices from D-Day Jonathan Bastable Voices from D-Day cover image
Ten days to D-Day : citizens and soldiers on the eve of the invasion David Stafford Ten days to D-Day : citizens and soldiers on the eve of the invasion cover image
Forgotten : the untold story of D-Day's Black heroes, at home and at war Linda Hervieux Forgotten : the untold story of D-Day's Black heroes, at home and at war cover image
Rommel : the end of a legend Ralf Georg Reuth Rommel : the end of a legend cover image
The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault The D-Day companion : leading historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault cover image
D-day : remembering the battle that won the war : 70 years later. D-day : remembering the battle that won the war : 70 years later. cover image
The 101st Airborne in Normandy, June 1944 Yves Buffetaut The 101st Airborne in Normandy, June 1944 cover image