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The historical atlas of World War II

Author: Alexander Swanston; Malcolm Swanston; Red Lion Mapping.
Publisher: New York : Chartwell, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
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This book features an entirely original visual reappraisal of the significant battles and events of World War II. From Germany's invasion of its neighbors to the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, splendid full-color computer-generated mapping with supporting text provides a comprehensive analysis of the most cataclysmic conflict in human history. [The Historical Atlas of World War II] looks at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Maps
Material Type: Atlas
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Swanston; Malcolm Swanston; Red Lion Mapping.
ISBN: 9780785827023 0785827021
OCLC Number: 680695763
Notes: "A Cartographica book"--Title page verso.
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Description: 1 atlas (399 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 34 cm
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scales differ.
Other Titles: 170 maps chart the most cataclysmic event in human history
Historical atlas of World War 2
Historical atlas of World War two
Responsibility: by Alexander Swanston and Malcolm Swanston ; [design and cartography, Red Lion Mapping and others].

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This book features an entirely original visual reappraisal of the significant battles and events of World War II. From Germany's invasion of its neighbors to the dropping of atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, splendid full-color computer-generated mapping with supporting text provides a comprehensive analysis of the most cataclysmic conflict in human history. [The Historical Atlas of World War II] looks at the origins of the war and examines the tactics and strategies that were key to Allied victory. -- From cover.

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