This PowerPoint presentation discusses key battles, such as D-Day, and key military figures, such as Eisenhower, Omar Bradley and George Patton. This presentation is colorful and engaging. It is appropriate for special education students, English language learners, and students who struggle with grade level material generally. It was created to go along with Chapter 17, Sec. 2 of the textbook "The Americans:Reconstruction to the 21st Century, published by McDougal Littell. It can also be used as a stand alone resource.