This New York Times best-seller is a breathtaking account of what faced the U.S. Army after the Normandy invasion of World War II. Told largely through personal accounts, Citizen Soldiers captures the stunning reality of the citizens who summoned the courage to become soldiers and save the world.
Written by Albert from Annapolis, MD
on October 1st, 2013
Book Rating: 5/5
This account of the campaign from D-Day until the German surrender is laced with quotations from individuals who participated. The writing and narration are excellent. I think nothing I've read makes the reality of war so vivid.