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The storm of war : a new history of the Second World War

Author: Andrew Roberts
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive history of World War II analyzes the factors that affected the war's outcome and presents stories of many little-known individuals whose experiences displayed the epitome of courage and self-sacrifice.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Roberts
ISBN: 9780061228599 0061228591 9780061228605 0061228605
OCLC Number: 670475852
Notes: Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2009.
Description: lvi, 712 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Onslaught. Four invasions : September 1939-April 1940 ; Führer imperator : May-June 1940 ; Last Hope Island : June 1940-June 1941 ; Contesting the Littoral : September 1939-June 1942 ; Kicking in the door : June-December 1941 ; Tokyo typhoon : December 1941-May 1942 --
Climacteric. The everlasting shame of mankind : 1939-1945 ; Five minutes at Midway : June 1942-October 1944 ; Midnight in the devil's gardens : July 1942-May 1943 ; The motherland overwhelms the fatherland : January 1942-February 1943 ; The waves of air and sea : 1939-1945 ; Up the wasp-waist peninsula : July 1943-May 1945 --
Retribution. A salient reversal : March-August 1943 ; The cruel reality : 1939-1945 ; Norman conquest : June-August 1944 ; Western approaches : August 1944-March 1945 ; Eastern approaches : August 1943-May 1945 ; The land of the setting sun : October 1944-September 1945.
Responsibility: Andrew Roberts.
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A comprehensive history of World War II analyzes the factors that affected the war's outcome and presents stories of many little-known individuals whose experiences displayed the epitome of courage and self-sacrifice.

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