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D-Day Complete Broadcast LITE

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- 24 hours of amazing radio broadcasts.
- 3 hours of historic movies.
- Cold War Quiz.
- World War II Musical Moments.

(Some sections are available under purchase.)
To anyone with even the vaguest interest in 20th-Century history these recordings are an amazing archive. One hears in 'real time', moment by moment, the actual breaking news of the June 6 1944 D-Day landings--the beginning of the invasion of Europe by Allied Forces--just as Columbia Broadcasting System studios on the other side of the Atlantic received it.

From rumor to the first and accurate reports by Naz* wireless broadcasts, to shortwave radio news crossing the Atlantic, to the official Allied announcement of invasion, this cataclysmic and momentous WWII event unfolds to us hour by hour with a frisson and thrill. Even from hindsight, we experience those extraordinary events with surprise and excitement, as did those Columbia Broadcasting System reporters who experienced them firsthand over sixty-five years ago.