D-Day: The Invasion of Normandy, 1944 (Compact Disc)
The Invasion of Normandy, 1944
MacMillan Audio, 9781427251350
Publication Date: May 6, 2014
Adapted for young readers from the #1 "New York Times" bestselling "The Guns at Last Light," "D-Day" captures the events and the spirit of that day June 6, 1944 the day that led to the liberation of western Europe from Nazi Germany's control. They came by sea and by sky to reclaim freedom from the occupying Germans, turning the tide of World War II. Atkinson skillfully guides his younger audience through the events leading up to, and of, the momentous day in this photo-illustrated adaptation. Perfect for history buffs and newcomers to the topic alike
This thoroughly-researched and documented book can be worked into multiple aspects of the common core curriculum.