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The Oxford companion to World War II

Author: Ian Dear; M R D Foot
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
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Despite Korea, despite Vietnam, despite a dozen smaller conflicts, a generation of Americans refers to World War II simply as "the War." Indeed, there has been nothing like it in human history: a single war that spanned three continents - a war which saw more men and women under arms, more deaths, and more destruction than any other. Now Oxford University Press provides the definitive one-volume reference to this
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Genre/Form: Chronology
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Chronologie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Dear; M R D Foot
ISBN: 0198662254 9780198662259 0192141686 9780192141682
OCLC Number: 32364507
Description: xxii, 1343 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: general editor, I.C.B. Dear ; consultant editor, M.R.D. Foot.
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