Penguin History of the Second World War

ISBN-10: 0140285024

ISBN-13: 9780140285024

Edition: 3rd 1999

Authors: Peter Calvocoressi, John Pritchard, Guy Wint, Peter Calcovoressi

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Originally published in 1972, this book was designed to show a rising generation why World War II happened and how it was conducted.
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List price: $25.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1344
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

List of Maps
Foreword to the Second Edition
The Western Hemisphere
The Sources of War in Europe
The Background
From Versailles to the Soldiers' Oath: 1919-34
The Futile Opposition: 1934-8
Munich ... Prague ... Warsaw
Hitler's Wars: 1939-41
From Poland to the North Cape
The Fall of France
The Battle of Britain
The Mediterranean, North-Africa and the Middle East
War with America
Europe under the Nazis
The New Order
Revolution in the South-East
The Middle Game
The Muster against the Axis
The Clearing of North Africa
The End of Fascism
Hitler's German Enemies
Great Britain at War
The Defeat of Germany: 1942-5
The Battle of the Seas
The Victory of the USSR
Mass Bombing
The Western Fronts
The Greater East Asia and Pacific Conflict
Asian Conflict
China and Japan
Japan in International Affairs
The Japan Which Struck
The China Which Was Struck At
Naval Conflicts by Methods Short of War
The Great Manchurian Adventure
China: Internal Revolutions and Foreign Policy
Japan: Internal Revolutions and Foreign Policy
The War Resumed: The Outbreak of the China Incident
International Alarums: Japan and Appeasement
India and the Conflict
The Magnetic North
Ocean Clash
The War Changes its Character
The Negotiation preceding War
The Bombardment of Pearl Harbor
The War after Pearl Harbor
The High Tide of War
Japan's Hundred Days
The Storm in India
Four Loose Threads
MacArthur and Nimitz in the Pacific
The Defeat of Japan
Two Indian Armies
China 1942-3
The End
Chronological Skeleton
Index: The Western Hemisphere
Index: The Greater East Asia and Pacific Conflict
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