Eleven true stories of the world-shaping Normandy landings of June 6th 1944, perfect for readers who prefer real life to fiction. Contains real life tales of courage and bravery during the struggle for the beaches of Normandy from those who were there, from tank commanders and paratroopers to French Resistance fighters. Stories are illustrated with informative maps and line drawings. With internet links to recommended websites where readers can find out more about D-Day and the Second World War. Published in association with Imperial War Museums.