Citizen Soldiers: The U. S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany

Citizen Soldiers: The U. S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany

Stephen E. Ambrose


From Stephen E. Ambrose, bestselling writer of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the inspiring tale of the normal males of the U.S. military in northwest Europe from the day after D-Day until eventually the top of the bitterest days of worldwide struggle II.

In this riveting account, historian Stephen E. Ambrose keeps the place he left off in his number 1 bestseller D-Day. Citizen infantrymen opens at 0001 hours, June 7, 1944, at the Normandy shorelines, and ends at 0245 hours, may perhaps 7, 1945, with the allied victory. it really is biography of the united states military within the ecu Theater of Operations, and Ambrose back follows the person characters of this noble, brutal, and tragic struggle. From the excessive command right down to the standard soldier, Ambrose attracts on thousands of interviews to re-create the battle adventure with startling readability and immediacy. From the hedgerows of Normandy to the overrunning of Germany, Ambrose tells the true tale of global warfare II from the point of view of the lads and girls who fought it.

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