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Our Caravan Spoils Normandy Invasion Comeback

Macon Telegraph

Our Caravan Spoils Normandy Invasion Comeback
BloodHorse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
With just three horses entering the starting gate for the 1 1/16-mile allowance/optional claiming race, and Gray Beau never factoring, stakes winner Our Caravan seized the early lead and carried Normandy Invasion wide in the first turn while racing six ...
Normandy Invasion comes up short in return raceLexington Herald Leader

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Derby runner Normandy Invasion set for return

The Courier-Journal

Derby runner Normandy Invasion set for return
The Courier-Journal
Previously, Normandy Invasion bounced back from a deep abscess that forced him to miss the latter half of his 3-year-old season. Last year, he also battled a lung infection after finishing 10th in the Metropolitan Handicap on the Belmont Stakes undercard.
Normandy Invasion Set to Return at DelawareBloodHorse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
Normandy Invasion to make his first start in more than a yearLexington Herald Leader
Normandy Invasion to make first start in more than a yearThe San Luis Obispo Tribune

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Revisiting 'Normandy'

Boston Herald

Revisiting 'Normandy'
Boston Herald
That two-day visit was chronicled by John Lawrence in the documentary “Return to Normandy,” which was screened yesterday at the Chatham Orpheum Theater to a standing room only audience. Lawrence, who is Wessmiller's grandson, is director of ...

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

by: Rick Atkinson

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 they fought through North Africa and Italy to the threshold of victory. Now he tells the most dramatic story of all--the titanic battle for Western Europe.

D-Day marked the commencement of the European war's final campaign, and Atkinson's riveting account of that bold gamble sets the pace for the masterly narrative that follows.
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Lonely Planet France

by: Lonely Planet, Nicola Williams, Oliver Berry, Stuart Butler, Jean-Bernard Carillet, Kerry Christiani, Gregor Clark, Emilie Filou, Catherine Le Nevez, Daniel Robinson

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet France is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Climb the iconic Eiffel Tower, explore the mysterious abbey-island of Mont St-Michel, or taste Champagne amid the rolling vineyards of Reims; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of France and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet's France Travel Guide:.
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Magic Tree House Super Edition #1: Danger in the Darkest Hour

by: Mary Pope Osborne
Introducing the first Magic Tree House® Super Edition—and Jack and Annie’s most dangerous mission ever! With a longer story and additional facts and photographs, this thrilling, first Super Edition in the Magic Tree House series is an adventure no reader will want to miss!
The magic tree house has taken Jack and Annie back in time to England in 1944. England is fighting for its life in World War II. Before long, Jack and Annie find themselves parachuting into Normandy, France, behind enemy lines.
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