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The Liberation Trilogy

From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Atkinson comes the Liberation Trilogy, a series that recounts the military history of the Allied Powers in the Second World War, from the liberation of North Africa, to Italy, and finally, the defeat of Nazi Germany in Normandy. This extraordinarily researched, New York Times bestselling series comprises three in-depth volumes: An Army at Dawn, The Day of Battle, and The Guns at Last Light. “Exceptional… A work strong in narrative flow and character portraits of the principle commanders… A highly pleasurable read.” – The New York Times Book Review.

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    • The Guns at Last Light

    • The Liberation Trilogy (Volume 3)
      Rick Atkinson
      Picador

    • It is the twentieth century's unrivaled epic: at a staggering price, the United States and its allies liberated Europe and vanquished Hitler. In the first two volumes of his bestselling Liberation...

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  • The Day of Battle
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    • The Day of Battle

    • The Liberation Trilogy (Volume 2)
      Rick Atkinson
      Henry Holt and Co.

    • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

      "Majestic... Atkinson's achievement is to marry prodigious research with a superbly organized narrative and then to overlay the whole with writing as powerful...

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  • An Army at Dawn
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    • An Army at Dawn

    • The Liberation Trilogy (Volume 1)
      Rick Atkinson
      Henry Holt and Co.

    • WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

      "A splendid book... The emphasis throughout is on the human drama of men at war."—The Washington Post...

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  • The Liberation Trilogy Box Set
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    • The Liberation Trilogy Box 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 set

      From the War in North Africa to the...

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    • 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 set

      From the War in North Africa to the...

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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.

Rick Atkinson

Rick Atkinson is the bestselling author of the Liberation Trilogy—An Army at Dawn (winner of the Pulitzer Prize for history), The Day of Battle, and The Guns at Last Light—as well as The Long Gray Line and other books. His many additional awards include a Pulitzer Prize for journalism, the George Polk Award, and the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. A former staff writer and senior editor at The Washington Post, he lives in Washington, D.C.

Elliott O'Donovan

Rick Atkinson

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