The Liberation Line

The Untold Story of How American Engineering and Ingenuity Won World War II

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By Christian Wolmar

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$41.00 CAD

From an acclaimed historian and renowned railroad expert, the incredible, untold story of the engineers and railway workers who ensured Allied victory in WWII, published just ahead of the eightieth anniversary of D-Day.


On Sale
May 21, 2024
Page Count
352 pages
Hachette Books

Christian Wolmar

About the Author

Christian Wolmar is a British writer and broadcaster. He’s the author of 20 books, including a series of eight classic books of railway history. In 2021, Wolmar was elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He has lectured several times at the online One Day University and has twice spoken at the Pennsylvania Railroad Museum, as well as at numerous other venues in the United States, including the Brookings Institution. His books have been widely translated into numerous languages including Italian, Spanish, Polish, and Mandarin. He's based in the UK.

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