Franz-Olivier Giesbert was born in Wilmington, Delaware, and spent the first three years of his life in America. He is a novelist, biographer, and television host, and has been Washington correspondent for Le Nouvel Observateur and editor-in-chief of Le Figaro. He lives in Paris.
Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: February 13, 2007 Price: $13.95
On June 6, 1944, Frederick Giesbert, assigned to the American army’s 29th division, landed on bloody Omaha Beach, Normandy, an experience from which he never recovered. Three years later, Frederick had returned to his hometown of Chicago, married to a French girl. But when the seemingly happy couple moved to Normandy...
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