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Our Rating: ★★★½☆ :: EDUCATIONAL :: Read Our Full Review >>

D-Day 1944 offers an ideal introduction for children to a hugely important historical event. It is a little basic for others though.

What's New

New universal version - now supports iPhone and iPod Touch

App Description

'the sort of app I would buy for my 13 year old son to give him a boost with a school project or perhaps something for my retired soldier father' - Futurebook.net review

'students of history will be enthralled ... great for research or military strategy enthusiasts' – School Library Journal

D-Day 1944 brings to life the Allied landings on 6 June 1944 that began the liberation of Europe.

Beginning with a detailed description of the events of the "longest day", the highlight of the app is an animated map showing a step-by-step reenactment of the key phases of the battle.

• Animated battle map shows the progress of the Allied landings

• Audio commentary available throughout

• Superbly illustrated with artworks and photographs

• Gallery of images

• Quiz to test your new knowledge

• Locator map and battle strength table

• Excellent educational tool for children

• All data stored offline on your device.

• No Internet connection required after download - wifi download recommended

This is history at hand – one of the major events in world history on your iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

March 19, 2012 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
March 19, 2012 New version 1.5
December 19, 2011 New version 1.02
August 12, 2011 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
June 01, 2011 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
May 18, 2011 Initial Release

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