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Down and about in Paris

“A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty and the point of life.” So wrote Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence.

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Heroes in the Sand

It is now 70 years since the decisive action of brave American and Allied troops triggered the final course of World War II. But, as Steve Killick discovers, the Normandy invasions on D-Day went anything but to plan and led to a catastrophic loss of life, especially on a beach called Omaha.

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