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World at Arms A Global History of World War II

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ISBN-10: 0521853168

ISBN-13: 9780521853163

Edition: 2nd 2005 (Revised)

Authors: Gerhard L. Weinberg

List price: $97.00
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This general history of World War II is based both on the existing literature and on extensive work in British, American and German archives. It covers all the theatres of war, the weaponry used and developments on the home front. This edition contains a new preface.
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Book details

List price: $97.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/28/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1208
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 2.50" tall
Weight: 3.938
Language: English

From one war to another
From the German and Soviet invasions of Poland to the German attack in the West, September 1, 1939 to May 10, 1940
The world turned upside down
The expanding conflict, 1940-1941
The Eastern Front and a changing war, June to December, 1941
Halting the Japanese advance, halting the German advancekeeping them a Part and shifting the balance: December 1941 to November 1942
The war at sea, 1942-1944, and the blockade
The war in Europe and North Africa 1942-1943
to and from Stalingradto and from Tunis
The home front
Means of warfare: old and new
From the spring of 1943 to summer 1944
The assault on Germany from all sides
Tensions in both alliances
The halt on the European fronts
The final assault on Germany
The war in the Pacific: from Leyte to the Missouri
Conclusions: the cost and impact of the war