World War Ii In Europe

Author : David T. Zabecki
ISBN : 9781135812423
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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Category: HISTORY

World War 2 In Europe Africa And The Americas With General Sources

Author : Loyd E. Lee
ISBN : 0313293252
Genre : History
File Size : 31.43 MB
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This volume discusses the best and most enduring literature of World War II years, incorporating all aspects from military and political history to social and cultural history.
Category: History

World War Ii In Europe A Concise History

Author : Marvin Perry
ISBN : 9781285401799
Genre : History
File Size : 63.47 MB
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WORLD WAR II IN EUROPE: A CONCISE HISTORY offers readers an engaging, clear, and comprehensive overview of the war that includes all of the key concepts, recent scholarship, and, where applicable, conflicting interpretations, while avoiding the complex data and schemata that tend to overwhelm non-specialists. Special attention is given to the human experience during the war, including extensive coverage of the Holocaust, and numerous quotations from relevant primary sources are integrated throughout the narrative, bringing the events to life. The text also covers the war's lasting effects on European history as well as population transfers, the treatment of collaborators and war criminals, the ordeal of Jewish survivors, changing German responses to the Nazi era, the emergence of the Cold War, and steps toward European integration. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Category: History

World War Ii In Europe

Author : R. Conrad Stein
ISBN : 0766036391
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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"Examines the United States at war in Europe during World War II, including the causes of war, important battles and military leaders, life for soldiers, the home front, and the downfall of Nazi Germany"--Provided by publisher.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

No Simple Victory

Author : Norman Davies
ISBN : 9781440651120
Genre : History
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One of the world?s leading historians re- examines World War II and its outcome A clear-eyed reappraisal of World War II that offers new insight by reevaluating well-established facts and pointing out lesser-known ones, No Simple Victory asks readers to reconsider what they know about the war, and how that knowledge might be biased or incorrect. Norman Davies poses simple questions that have unexpected answers: Can you name the five biggest battles of the war? What were the main political ideologies that were contending for supremacy? The answers to these questions will surprise even those who feel that they are experts on the subject. Davies has established himself as a preeminent scholar of World War II . No Simple Victory is an invaluable contribution to twentieth-century history and an illuminating portrait of a conflict that continues to provoke debate.
Category: History

Europe In Flames

Author : Harold J. Goldberg
ISBN : 9780811708739
Genre : History
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Beginning with the 1939 invasion of Poland and ending with Germany's surrender in 1945, highlights the key decisions and events of World War II in Europe from Allied and Axis perspectives.
Category: History

World War Ii

Author : Margaret J. Goldstein
ISBN : 0822501392
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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A chronicle of the United States and Allied forces' involvement in World War II Europe, including the political and social motivations for entering the war as well as major air, land, and sea campaigns.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Normandy Crucible

Author : John Prados
ISBN : 9781101516614
Genre : History
File Size : 67.33 MB
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A military intelligence expert examines the most formative battle of World War II. The Battle of Normandy was the greatest offensive campaign the world had ever seen. Millions of soldiers battling for control of Europe were thrust onto the front lines of a massive war unlike any experienced in history. But the greatest of clashes would prove to be the crucible in which the outcome of World War II would be decided. Author John Prados tells the story of how and why the tactics and battle plans of Normandy proved so formative, and reconstructs the climactic Allied Normandy breakout from both sides of the battle lines.
Category: History

Fearsome Battle

Author : Robert E. Rogge
ISBN : 0975450352
Genre : History
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The main character of this remarkable book is combat?what it was like to exist as an infantry soldier under the horrific life and death situations encountered on the World War II battlefield. Robert Rogge, a 22-year-old American volunteer with the Canadian Army, waded ashore in Normandy on D-Day, 1944. He survived eleven months of intense fighting until May 1945, when the Allies achieved their hard-fought victory in Europe. Out of his wartime experiences, Rogge graphically portrays, in a series of stunning, cinematic episodes, the animal fury, terror, raw emotions, and almost subhuman existence of frontline soldiers. Besides the blood and guts of battle, Rogge also gives us the quiet times, the joy of liberation, and the uplifting renewal of the human spirit that tenderness can provide. Fearsome Battle?with a style as immediate as yesterday?lays bare the heart of war in all its terrible reality.
Category: History