Synopses & Reviews
The bestselling author of "Band Of Brothers" gives an insight into a British military operation which was crucial to the success of D-day and the Normandy invasion. "All the vividness of a movie and all the intelligence - in every sense - of fine military history. One of the best single-battle accounts to come out of W.W.II." "Los Angeles Herald".
In the early hours of 6th June 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defence forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe. Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement of D-Day, the turning point of World War II.