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The United States and World War II.

Author: Albert Russell Buchanan
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, [1964]
Series: New American nation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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All aspects of America's participation in World War II - military, diplomatic, and homefront - are covered in these two volumes. Professor Buchanan describes the actual conferences among various war leaders; our working relations with the British; and plans for the postwar world.
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Buchanan, Albert Russell, 1906-
United States and World War II.
New York, Harper & Row, [1964]
(OCoLC)566192043
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Russell Buchanan
OCLC Number: 394334
Description: 2 volumes (xvii, 635 pages) illustrations, portraits, maps 22 cm.
Contents: V.1. Editors' introductions --
Preface --
The coming of World War II: Europe --
The coming of World War II: The Far East --
War plans and the start of the War in the Pacific --
Japanese conquest of the Philippines --
The War in the Atlantic --
Democracy's Arsenal --
North Africa --
Sicily and Italy --
Strategic air warfare --
The Pacific War: plans and objectives --
Guadalcanal and Papua --
The Pacific War, 1943 --
The Pacific War, November, 1943-May, 1944 --
V.2. The statesmen at war --
The home front --
Build-up for D-Day --
Cross-channel assault and the capture of Cherbourg --
Breakout and advance to the Seine --
Advance across France --
Fall deadlock and the Battle of the Bulge --
The collapse of Germany --
China, Burma, India --
The statesmen face the peace --
The Pacific War, April-November, 1944 --
The Pacific War, November, 1944-June, 1945 --
The Pacific War, February-June, 1945 : Iwo Jima and Okinawa --
The collapse of Japan.
Series Title: New American nation series.

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All aspects of America's participation in World War II - military, diplomatic, and homefront - are covered in these two volumes. Professor Buchanan describes the actual conferences among various war leaders; our working relations with the British; and plans for the postwar world.

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