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An illustrated history of World War II : crisis and courage : humanity on the brink / [writing by Harris Andrews ... et al.] ; foreword by Bob Dole
Alternate Title Crisis and courage
Humanity on the brink
Alexandria, Va. : Time Life, c2001
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  D743.2 .I45 2001    AVAILABLE
Gift from M. Adler, 2007
Subject(s) World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works
Physical Description 455 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 27 x 29 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 452) and index
Contents The road to war: 1918-1939 -- Rehearsal for war -- Adolf Hitler -- Antisemitism -- Outbreak -- Ghetto life -- The war takes shape: 1940-1941 -- Blitzkrieg -- Winston Churchill -- American isolationism -- Around the Mediterranean -- Erwin Rommel -- Benito Mussolini -- Barbarossa -- Josef Stalin -- Einsatzgruppen -- Japan moves south -- Franklin Roosevelt -- Japanese-American internment -- Prisoners of Japan -- Global war: 1942-1943 -- Battle for the Atlantic -- Anne Frank -- Secret war -- Carrier warfare -- Rosie the riveter -- Cryptology -- China-Burma-India -- Chiang Kai-Shek -- Road to Stalingrad -- Warsaw uprising -- Schutzstaffel -- "Soft underbelly" -- Bernard Montgomery -- Segregation -- Island fighting -- The spirit of Japan -- Hollywood at war -- Air front: Europe -- Resistance -- German propaganda -- To the bitter end: 1944-1945 -- War in the air: east & west -- V-weapons -- Death camps -- Return to the Philippines -- Douglas MacArthur -- Invasion of Western Europe -- Dwight Eisenhower -- Photo journalists -- The fall of the Third Reich -- Georgi Zhukov -- The horrible truth -- The fall of Japan -- Harry Truman -- Manhattan Project -- Kamikazes -- Aftermath -- Nuremberg -- The Marshall Plan
NOTE Gift from M. Adler, 2007
Alternate Author Andrews, Harris
Library donation, 2007

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