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Parma: Normandy HS student pepper-sprays cafeteria

WKYC-TV - Apr 15, 2014
PARMA -- Normandy High School officials released the following statement to parents after an incident today where a student sprayed pepper spray in the cafeteria during lunch. " This afternoon one of our students sprayed pepper spray in the cafeteria ...

Normandy, Westbrook to fork out $1M to settle tenant suit

The Real Deal Magazine (blog) - Apr 15, 2014
Normandy Real Estate Partners and Westbrook Partners have agreed to pay more than $1 million in rebates for overcharges and illegal fees. Earlier this year, tenants in properties that are part of a 42-building real estate portfolio in foreclosure filed ...

Second World War veteran from Cheltenham returns to Normandy for 70th ...

Gloucestershire Echo - Apr 15, 2014
Those were the words of Second World War veteran John Hyde, 89, from Charlton Kings, who made an emotional return to Normandy last week. This year marks 70 years since the D-Day landings in Normandy as part of the Allied Operations to reclaim...

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The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe, 1944-1945

by: Rick Atkinson


The magnificent conclusion to Rick Atkinson’s acclaimed Liberation Trilogy about the Allied triumph in Europe during World War II

It is the twentieth century’s unrivaled epic: at a staggering price, the United States and its allies liberated Europe and vanquished Hitler. In the first two volumes of his bestselling Liberation Trilogy, Rick Atkinson recounted how the American-led coalition fought through North Africa and Italy to the threshold of victory.
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Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest

by: Stephen E. Ambrose
Stephen E. Ambrose’s iconic story of the ordinary men who became the World War II’s most extraordinary soldiers: Easy Company, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, US Army.

They came together, citizen soldiers, in the summer of 1942, drawn to Airborne by the $50 monthly bonus and a desire to be better than the other guy. And at its peak—in Holland and the Ardennes—Easy Company was as good a rifle company as any in the world.

From the rigorous training in Georgia in 1942 to the disbanding in 1945, Stephen E.
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If You Survive: From Normandy to the Battle of the Bulge to the End of World War II, One American Officer's Riveting True Story

by: George Wilson
"If you survive your first day, I'll promote you."

So promised George Wilson's World War II commanding officer in the hedgerows of Normandy -- and it was to be a promise dramatically fulfilled. From July, 1944, to the closing days of the war, from the first penetration of the Siegfried Line to the Nazis' last desperate charge in the Battle of the Bulge, Wilson fought in the thickest of the action, helping take the small towns of northern France and Belgium building by building.

Of all the men and officers who started out in Company F of the 4th Infantry Division with him, Wilson was the only one who finished.
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The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D-Day

by: Cornelius Ryan
The unparalleled work of history that recreates the battle that changed World War II -- now in a new edition for the 50th anniversary of D-Day.

Newly in print for the first time in years, this is the classic story of the invasion of Normandy, and a book that endures as a masterpiece of living history. A compelling tale of courage and heroism, glow and tragedy, The Longest Day painstakingly recreates the fateful hours that preceded and followed the massive invasion of Normandy to retell the story of an epic battle that would turn the tide against world fascism and free Europe from the grip of Nazi Germany.
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Normandy:Surviving D-Day(full documentary)HD

Five years into World War II, the future of Europe hangs in the balance, as 34000 US soldiers embark on a mission to launch the biggest attack ever from sea...

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Normandy : Love the land, Live the life

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Normandy, France: Remembering D-Day

Along the 75 miles of Atlantic coast you'll find countless memories of the largest military operation in history. It was on these beautiful beaches at the cr...

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Normandy : Documentary on the World War Battle of Normandy

Normandy : Documentary on the World War Battle of Normandy . 2013 This documentary as well as the rest of these documentaries shown here relate to important ...

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Lego Battle of Normandy

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