Book Ste-Mere-Eglise Utah Beach Ste-Marie-Du-Mont english version

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Editions Heimdal
Book designed by Georges Bernage
Written by Georges Bernage (for the main part of the text, the conception and the legends) and Dominique François (for the American testimonies and part of the iconography noted D.F)
Field report: Erik Groult (photos noted E.G)
Cards: Bernard Paich
Model: Erik Groult
Composition and layout: Cristel Lebret
Photogravure: Christian Caira, Philippe Gazagne
Infographic: Philippe Gazagne
Cover: Nicolas Bucourt
Iconography: Bundesarchiv, Koblenz, IWM

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During the night of 5-6 June 1944, the Pathfinders were the first allied soldiers to set foot on Norman soil, the paratroops of the 82nd and the 101st Airborne Divisions fighting all night until the 4th Infantry Division, landing on Utah Beach, linked up with them. German troops and defences, paratroopers’eyewitness accounts, unpublished material, a superbly illustrated album.