Some D-Day Reading

Some D-Day Reading

24 May 24

As the 80th anniversary of D-Day approaches, and following on from Normandy, The Sailors’ Story, the review of which was published on 14 May (https://www.naval-review.com/book-reviews/normandy-the-sailors-story-a-naval-history-of-d-day-and-the-battle-for-france/), the below reviews published since 2020, of books covering relevant topics, are shared again for members’ perusal. The below books cover subjects including naval gunfire support, the planning for Operation OVERLORD, the reconnaissance and intelligence missions conducted ahead of OVERLORD, and biography of a figure central to D-Day, Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay.

https://www.naval-review.com/book-reviews/allied-warships-vs-the-atlantic-wall-normandy-1944/

https://www.naval-review.com/book-reviews/cossac-lieut-gen-sir-frederick-morgan-and-the-genesis-of-operation-overlord/

https://www.naval-review.com/book-reviews/mastermind-of-dunkirk-and-d-day-the-vision-of-admiral-sir-bertram-ramsay/

https://www.naval-review.com/book-reviews/vanguard-the-true-stories-of-the-reconnaissance-and-intelligence-missions-behind-d-day/