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Death in Normandy the last battles of Michael Wittmann by James Sidney Lucas

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Published by Shelf Books in Halifax, UK .
Written in English



  • Normandy (France),
  • France,
  • Normandy


  • Wittmann, Michael, 1914-1944 -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy -- Fiction.,
  • Normandy (France) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames Lucas.
SeriesJackboot series ;, 002
LC ClassificationsPR6062.U146 D43 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. ;
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL124455M
ISBN 101899765115
LC Control Number99495137

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Until his death in he lived and painted there in the company of his wife and daughter. Long after the war that devastated Normandy, when Kil In , Nicholas Kilmer's grandfather Frederick Frieseke, one of the preeminent American impressionists, purchased a farmhouse in Mesnil, a Norman town almost completely (to quote a local taxi driver /5(5). Death in Brittany is a "fun read" in that it does give the reader the sense of being in the Breton villages, but I thought the plot and writing were a bit lame. I'd categorize it as a "beach book", even if the beach is in Brittany! Definitely wait until you can get a deal on it or borrow it from your library. For me, Old Bones was much better.   10 year ago, I was visit Normandy, at that time I haven’t read any books about D-Day. Now, after I read this great book and also other books, I ned to go back. Normally most books and movies is from the American view, so I really recommend to read this book/5(62). Clement: Boy Knight of Normandy (Clement, #1) by Craig R. Hipkins is masterfully crafted story featuring well defined characters and a beautifully rendered setting. This is the first book in a promised trilogy and if this book is any indication, you are in for some more fine reading/5(12).