Tales From the Front Line: D - Day is a chronicle of the build-up and aftermath of the most decisive battle of World War II, told through the tales of the participants who recorded their experiences in letters or diaries, or recounted them after the event. Part of a new series featuring fascinating insights into the greatest conflicts in history. Jonathan Bastable has skillfully woven disparate tales from generals and frontline soldiers, statesmen and civilians, into a compelling narrative of one of the key events in the twentieth century.
|Publication date:||27th May 2011|
|Publisher:||David & Charles|
|Categories:||Second World War, European history, 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, Battles & campaigns, Diaries, letters & journals,|
Jonathan Bastable is a renowned writer and journalist. He began his career as a feature writer for The Sunday Times and has contributed to the foreign pages of The Sunday Times, The Scotsman and Time Out. He is the author of a number of books including Voice from Samuel Pepys (D&C 2007). Jonathan lives in Brighton.More About Jonathan Bastable