The true story of the greatest battle of World War II - back in print and now packaged as a Great Read.
Cornelius Ryan was born in 1920 in Dublin. He covered World War II from the frontline, attached to General Patton's army until the end of the war in 1945. He emigrated to the USA in 1947 and became one of the most important and respected war journalists of his generation, writing critically acclaimed articles and books until his death in 1976.
'The most brilliant reporter now alive' -- Malcolm Muggeridge, 1973 'I know of no other work of literature of World War II as moving, as awesome and as accurate in its portrayal of human courage.' -- General James A Gavin