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

Author by : Vālmīki
Language : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : 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.


The Western European And Mediterranean Theaters In World War Ii

Author by : Donal Sexton
Language : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : The Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War II is a concise, comprehensive guide for students, teachers, and history buffs of the Second World War. With an emphasis on the American forces in these theaters, each entry is accompanied by a brief annotation that will allow researchers to navigate through the vast amount of literature on the campaigns fought in these regions with ease. Focusing on all aspects surrounding the U.S. involvement in the Western European and Mediterranean theaters, including politics, religion, biography, strategy, intelligence, and operations, this bibliography will be a welcome addition to the collection of any academic or research library. Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies provide concise, annotated bibliographies to the major areas and events in American military history. With the inclusion of brief critical annotations after each entry, the student and researcher can easily assess the utility of each bibliographic source and evaluate the abundance of resources available with ease and efficiency. Comprehensive, concise, and current—Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies are an essential research tool for any historian.


American Foreign Relations Since 1600

Author by : Robert L. Beisner
Language : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
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The Second World War In Europe

Author by : S.P. Mackenzie
Language : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : This is an updated edition of the first truly concise introduction to the history of World War II in the West. The author, S. P. MacKenzie traces the major events on both fighting front and home front, explaining what happened and, just as importantly, why the balance of fortunes swung first towards the Axis and then towards the Allies. Along with overviews of the origins and consequences of the conflict, the book: Provides a narrative account of the course of events on land throughout the war Contains sections specifically devoted to societies and economies; resistance movements and collaboration; technology and intelligence; alliances and strategy; the war in the air and at sea Assesses the impact of the war and introduces the key historiographical debates surrounding it Far from being a blow-by-blow account, the book shows how the Second World War can only be understood by taking all the contributing factors - military, economic and social among others - into account. In addition to the existing wealth of useful supplementary material, this edition has been updated to include a colour illustration section and, for readers interested in learning more, a detailed narrative guide to published historical literature. Admirably succinct yet academically rich, this is the essential introduction to the Second World War in the West.


The British Empire And Its Italian Prisoners Of War 1940 1947

Author by : B. Moore
Language : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : During the Second World War, British and Imperial forces captured more than half a million Italian soldiers, sailors and airmen. Although a symbol of military success, these prisoners created a multitude of problems for the authorities throughout the war. This book looks at how the British addressed these problems and turned liabilities into assets by using the Italians as a labour force, a source of military intelligence and as a political warfare tool before their final repatriation in 1946-47.


The History Buff S Guide To World War Ii

Author by : Thomas R. Flagel
Language : en
Publisher by : Sourcebooks, Inc.
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Description : Did you know that neither Hitler nor Stalin graduated from high school? Or that the Allies often employed teenage girls as spies? In The History Buff's Guide to World War II, Thomas R. Flagel leaves no stone unturned as he presents dozens of top ten lists that examine the politics, leaders, and battles of the Second World War. From Hitler to Stalin, battleground to home front, Flagel's compelling analysis and attention to often-overlooked information ensures a surprise on every page for even the most dedicated World War II buff. This fresh, impossible-to-put-down book puts a new perspective on one of the most heavily researched wars of all time and is sue to enthrall expert and amateur historians alike. Do You Think You Know World War II? •Top Ten Speeches •Top Ten Causes of Military Deaths •Top Ten Most Popular Myths and Misconceptions •Top Ten Forms of Resistance •Top Ten Military Blunders


U S Army Signals Intelligence In World War Ii

Author by : James Leslie Gilbert
Language : en
Publisher by : United States Govt Printing Office
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The Collapse Of The German War Economy 1944 1945

Author by : Alfred C. Mierzejewski
Language : en
Publisher by : UNC Press Books
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Description : In this book, Alfred Mierzejewski describes how the German economy collapsed under Allied bombing in the last year of World War II. He presents a broad-based, original study of German wartime industry and transportation, and of Allied air force planning a


German Warships Of The Second World War

Author by : H. T. Lenton
Language : en
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Bomber Pilot

Author by : Philip Ardery
Language : en
Publisher by : University Press of Kentucky
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