VE Day (Hardback)

Russell Miller

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This inspiring book draws from first-hand interviews, diaries and memoirs of those involved in the VE Day celebrations in 1945. It paints an enthralling picture of a day that marked the end of the war in Europe and the beginning of a new era. VE Day affected millions of people in countless ways. This book records a sample of those views, from both Britain and abroad, from civilians and service men and women, from the famous and the not-so-famous, in order to provide a moving story and a valuable social picture of the times. Mixed with humour as well as tragedy, rejoicing as well as sadness, regrets of the past and hopes for the future, "VE Day: The People's Story" is an inspiring record of one of the great turning points in history.


Product Details

  • Product code: BJRAC
  • ISBN: 9780752443126
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 24.3cm x 16.5cm
  • Pages: 224
  • Publish date: Fri Jun 01 00:00:00 BST 2007
  • Book points: 18

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