Operation Overlord: The History of D-Day and the Overlord Embroidery

Overlord.pdf

Title

Operation Overlord: The History of D-Day and the Overlord Embroidery

Creator

Stephen Brooks and Eve Eckstein

Publisher

Southampton [England]: Ashford

Date

1989

Subject

Decorative Arts

Description

This is a book about the history of, the creation of, and the displaying of (at that time) the oversized panels that reproduced photographs onto fabric and in thread that document the D-Day invasion. Not all the illustrations are in color.

Format

DIGITAL DOCUMENT: 6 pgs. PDF; dust jacket, front & back covers, title page, publishers page
PHYSICAL DOCUMENT: Hardcover book, 8.5x10.5 inches; vi, 154 pages, illustrations, maps

Language

English

Type

Monograph

Access Rights

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Identifier

SPECIAL D756.5 .N6 B76 1989

Date Accepted

Donated in 2020

Is Part Of

This item is part of Mr. David C. Drysdale WWII collection. Over 2,000 books about primarily WWII were donated in spring of 2020 and are still being surveyed.

Extent

This donation covers military and civilian history from WWI up through the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. The collection is being surveyed and a mere fraction has been cataloged at this time. For assistance, please contact the Special Collections Librarian.

Citation

Stephen Brooks and Eve Eckstein, “Operation Overlord: The History of D-Day and the Overlord Embroidery,” World War II Resources in Northeast Florida, accessed June 20, 2024, https://wwiinefl.omeka.net/items/show/69.

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