The Guns at Last Light
The War in Western Europe, 1944–1945
Beginning with the Normandy invasion of June 1944, this third volume in American historian Rick Atkinson’s Liberation Trilogy follows the progress of the Allied advance across Western Europe, recounting engagements such as the Battle of the Bulge and Operation Market Garden. Organizing the year-long struggle into a compelling narrative, this acclaimed account takes in the perspectives of participants at all levels and assesses the characters and actions of leading Allied personalities including Eisenhower, Montgomery and Patton. Off-mint.