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Prelude to war

Author: Robert T Elson; Time-Life Books.
Publisher: New York : Time-Life Books, ©1976.
Series: World War II.
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Seven chapters and picture essays describe conditions and situations contributing to the beginning of World War II.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elson, Robert T.
Prelude to war.
New York : Time-Life Books, ©1976
(OCoLC)655026561
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert T Elson; Time-Life Books.
ISBN: 0783557132 9780783557137
OCLC Number: 2575147
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 216 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Contents: "A peace resting on quicksand" --
The Soviet spectre --
A new breed of Caesars --
Convulsion in the Far East --
Downfall of a feeble league --
Dress rehearsal in Spain --
One minute to midnight --
Picture essays: When the shooting stopped --
Killing ground in Russia --
The uneasy respite --
Dizzy, decadent Berlin --
Deadly game of make believe --
The theatrics of power --
Samurai slash at China --
Rome's new legionaries --
The Nazis' seductive rituals --
The first big take-over.
Series Title: World War II.
Responsibility: by Robert T. Elson and the editors of Time-Life Books.

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Seven chapters and picture essays describe conditions and situations contributing to the beginning of World War II.

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