Works Cited

 

Books

"Airdrop: Beginning of the Longest Day." Cornelius Ryan. Reader's Digest Illustrated Story of WWII. Published by the Reader's Digest Association. Copyrighted 1969.

 

"D-Day." Stephen E. Ambrose. Copyright 1994 by Ambrose-Tubbs, Inc.

 

"First Wave at Omaha Beach." Brig. Gen. S.L.A. Marshall, USAR (Ret.) Reader's Digest Illustrated Story of WWII. Published by the Reader's Digest Association. Copyrighted 1969.

 

"Overlord: The Allies' Triumph in Normandy." Kenneth S. Davis. Reader's Digest Illustrated Story of WWII. Published by the Reader's Digest Association. Copyrighted 1969.

 

"Untold Stories of D-Day." National Geographic. Published by the National Geographic Society. Copyright 2002.

 

 

Encyclopedias

"D-Day Invasion," Microsoft Encarta Online Encyclopedia 2005. http://encarta.msn.com Copyrighted 1997-2005 Microsoft Corperation. All Rights Reserved.

 

"Amphibious Warfare." and "World War II." World Encyclopedia 2004.

 

 

Internet Resources

"D-Day - The Untold Story." Brett Phaneuf. Published on BBCi History: 01-06-2002. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/archaeology/marine_dday_underwater_print.html

 

"Dwight D. Eisenhower, supreme Allied Commander." June 5th, 1945. The History Channel http://www.thehistorychannel.com/speeches/archive/speech_83.html

 

"General George Patton's Famous D-Day Speech." June 5th, 1944. http://andrew.cmu.edu/user/jjmeyers/patton.html

 

"Modern British History - The Greatest Deception of all Time: Britain, Ultra, and D-Day." Joseph Sramek. October 2, 1988. http://www.suite101.com/article.cfm/british_history/7260

 

"The Normandy Beachhead, June 1944." Encyclopedia Brittanica, Inc. Copyright 1998-1999. http://search.eb.com/normandy/week2/invasion.html

 

"Timeline: The War in Europe, After D-Day." NPR. Copyright 2005. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1922306

 

 

 

Kelley Murray

Mount Holyoke College

Class of 2008

Questions or Comments, please contact: Kmmurray@mtholyoke.edu

 

 

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