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A Concise History of the Second World War: Its Origin, Battles and Consequences By Richard Z. Freemann, Jr.
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Merriam Press World War 2 History Series. In the history of human existence, no conflict has cratered the earth, its people and their ways of living like World War II. The battles that blazed across... More > the globe from the late 1930s until 1945 caused more than sixty million deaths. This writing aspires to present the tale of World War II in a concise yet digestible fashion, and to stimulate the reader to delve further into its history. In addition to the “What, Where and When” of war, it is appropriate to consider what forces and flaws contributed to the war’s emergence. This book begins with a review of the events and circumstances that gave birth to the conflict. Then comes a discussion of the war’s action in every significant theater of combat. The book closes with the human and economic costs of the conflict, an evaluation of the intended and unintended consequences of World War II, and ethical questions the war has brought to the surface. 19 photos, 16 maps, sources.< Less
A Concise History of the Second World War: Its Origin, Battles and Consequences By Richard Z. Freemann, Jr.
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Merriam Press World War 2 History Series. In the history of human existence, no conflict has cratered the earth, its people and their ways of living like World War II. The battles that blazed across... More > the globe from the late 1930s until 1945 caused more than sixty million deaths. This writing aspires to present the tale of World War II in a concise yet digestible fashion, and to stimulate the reader to delve further into its history. In addition to the “What, Where and When” of war, it is appropriate to consider what forces and flaws contributed to the war’s emergence. This book begins with a review of the events and circumstances that gave birth to the conflict. Then comes a discussion of the war’s action in every significant theater of combat. The book closes with the human and economic costs of the conflict, an evaluation of the intended and unintended consequences of World War II, and ethical questions the war has brought to the surface. 19 photos, 16 maps, sources.< Less
Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War Study Guide By BookRags.com
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The Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War by Paul... More > Fussell. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion on Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War.< Less
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World War II Aircraft By Alexander Wasley
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A second grader's thorough description of many of the aircraft used in World War II.
War of the Worlds: Return of the Martians By Millie Hardy-Sims
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50 years has passed since the first War of the Worlds. The human race has returned to normal life. Until, that is, a green flash appears in the sky. Can they survive a second time?
World War One: A Concise History - The Great War By Scott S. F. Meaker
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World War One: A Concise History - The Great War The First World War was supposed to be the war that ended all wars, hence the name, the Great War. The Great War was off to a bad start from the... More > German perspective. The plan was to fend off France and Russia while focusing on the main purpose, helping Austria-Hungary deal with Serbia. The loss of life in the Great War was immense. Scott’s Other Books: Unforgettable World War II: Aftermath of the Extraordinary Second World War. Unforgettable Vietnam War: The American War in Vietnam - War in the Jungle. Hitler's War and the Horrific Account of the Holocaust. On the Brink of Nuclear War: Cuban Missile Crisis - Soviet Union, Cuba and the United States. The Forgotten Heroes: Untold Stories of the Extraordinary World War II - Courage, Survival, Resistance and Rescue. The Forgotten Women Heroes: Second World War Untold Stories - The Women Heroes in the Extraordinary World War Two.< Less
The Music of World War II: War Songs and Their Stories By Sheldon Winkler
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Merriam Press World War 2 History. Third Edition. Some of the most memorable and enduring popular music of the Twentieth Century was written during the Second World War. With patriotism at an... More > all-time high, the war effort became an integral part of the entertainment industry, creating an emotional wartime dream world of heroes, love, remembrance, reflection, and introspection. The Music of World War II tells the stories behind the origins of many of these musical compositions, some of which have survived to become standards still popular today. Contents: Preface; Introduction: The Music of the Second World War; My Sister and I: The True Story; Love, Separation, and Homecoming; Patriotism; Tribute; Military Service; Faith, Hope, and Devotion; Novelty; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Bibliography. 39 photos and illustrations, bibliography.< Less
The Music of World War II: War Songs and Their Stories By Sheldon Winkler
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Merriam Press World War 2 History. Some of the most memorable and enduring popular music of the Twentieth Century was written during the Second World War. With patriotism at an all-time high, the war... More > effort became an integral part of the entertainment industry, creating an emotional wartime dream world of heroes, love, remembrance, reflection, and introspection. The Music of World War II tells the stories behind the origins of many of these musical compositions, some of which have survived to become standards still popular today. Contents: Preface; Introduction: The Music of the Second World War; My Sister and I: The True Story; Love, Separation, and Homecoming; Patriotism; Tribute; Military Service; Faith, Hope, and Devotion; Novelty; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Bibliography. 54 photos and illustrations, bibliography.< Less
AMERICAN SNAPSHOTS OF WORLD WAR II By CAROLYN JOHNSON
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Have you ever wondered was happening on the homefront while the battles raged overseas during World War II? Each chapter covers events during one year from 1940 to 1945. Included are popular music,... More > sports champions, award winning movies and much more. Also included in each chapter is a list of significant events happening on the battlefield in order to provide context.< Less

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