The Liberation Trilogy

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The Liberation Trilogy Boxed Set
The Liberation Trilogy Boxed Set

The Liberation Trilogy

Rick Atkinson

Henry Holt and Co.

The definitive chronicle of the Allied triumph in Europe during World War II, Rick Atkinson's Liberation Trilogy is now together in one boxed setFrom the War in North Africa to the...

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The Guns at Last Light
The Guns at Last Light

The Liberation Trilogy

Rick Atkinson

Henry Holt and Co.

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe magnificent conclusion to Rick Atkinson’s acclaimed Liberation Trilogy about the Allied triumph in Europe during World War IIIt...

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The Day of Battle
The Day of Battle

The Liberation Trilogy

Rick Atkinson

Henry Holt and Co.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the second volume of his epic trilogy about the liberation of Europe in World War II, Pulitzer Prize winner...

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An Army at Dawn
An Army at Dawn

The Liberation Trilogy

Rick Atkinson

Henry Holt and Co.

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the first volume of his monumental trilogy about the liberation of Europe in WW...

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  • The Day Of Battle by Rick Atkinson

    In the second volume of his epic trilogy about the liberation of Europe in World War II, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson tells the harrowing story of the campaigns in Sicily and Italy.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 1)

    Rick Atkinson (An Army At Dawn, The Day of Battle) and The National WWII Museum President & CEO, Dr. Nick Mueller, discuss The Guns at Last Light, the final book in his epic "Liberation Trilogy." In the first installment of this "sneak peek" video series, the author shares just a few of his discoveries regarding the Normandy invasion — making it clear that even in regards to the most well known battles of WWII, there is always more to learn and discover.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 7)

    In the seventh, and final installment, Rick discusses Eisenhower’s strategy change in regards to taking Berlin and the “fiction” of the National Redoubt.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 6)

    In the sixth installment, Rick discusses the Allies failure to fully secure Antwerp by securing the Scheldt River in a timely manner.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 5)

    In the fifth installment, Rick discusses tensions that existed between Eisenhower and Montgomery.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 4)

    In the fourth installment, Rick details the invasion of southern France and one of General Dwight D. Eisenhower’s most controversial decisions.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 3)

    In the third installment, Rick tells the story of John K. Waters and his involvement in General George Patton’s ill-advised raid on Hammelburg prison camp.

  • The Guns at Last Light Video Series (Part 2)

    In the second installment of this “sneak peek” video series, Rick introduces us to a lesser-known member of the famous Roosevelt clan.

  • Rick Atkinson on Morning Joe

    Rick Atkinson discusses 'The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe, 1944-1945' on Morning Joe.

  • Rick Atkinson on NPR's Morning Edition.

    Rick Atkinson discusses 'The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe, 1944-1945' with Steve Inskeep on NPR's Morning Edition.

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