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World War II : a student encyclopedia

Author: Spencer Tucker; Priscilla Mary Roberts; Jack Greene
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An encyclopedic look at the events of World War II. Designed with the more visual needs of today's student in mind, this landmark encyclopedia covers the entire scope of the Second World War, from its earliest roots to its continuing impact on global poetics and human society. Over 1,000 illustrations, maps, and primary source materials enhance the text and make history come alive for students and faculty alike.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Tucker; Priscilla Mary Roberts; Jack Greene
ISBN: 1851098577 9781851098576 1851098585 9781851098583
OCLC Number: 57311334
Description: 5 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-C --
v. 2. D-K --
v. 3. L-R --
v. 4. S-Z --
v. 5. Documents.
Other Titles: World War Two
World War 2
Responsibility: Spencer C. Tucker, editor ; Priscilla Mary Roberts, editor, Documents volume ; Jack Greene [and others], assistant editors.
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