D-Day landings biopic, based on experiences of the author’s grandfather in 6th Airborne Division. This is the story of the key night-time glider mission preceding the landings, aimed at taking and holding the iconic Pegasus Bridge. Succeed behind enemy lines against overwhelming odds, and British armour will advance on Caen from Sword Beach. Fail, and German armour will wreak havoc on the beaches.
The second book from Sergeant Rob Lofthouse, author of the Amazon smash hit Falklands biopic 'A Cold Night in June'.
After colleagues fall during the American advance through 1945 Germany, young German soldier Erik Baum joins the Himmler-inspired guerrilla Werewolf movement. But as war crimes against enemy and collaborators begin, Erik wishes he had seen the war out with regular forces....
The complete Falklands experience of a young 3 Para machinegun crew, based on accounts given during organised battlefield tours of Mount Longdon and other sites. The prologue details the gunner's very first experience of combat. A real soldier's voice, combining dry gallows-style humour with a very real and brutal account of the conflict. Includes foreword by Major Justin Featherstone MC.