World War II: The Definitive Visual History from Blitzkrieg to the Atom Bomb
This defining period in world history is explored and explained as never before. World War II is captured in hundreds of compelling images, presenting the people, places, and politics involved in the epic conflict.
Inside this complete visual guide is chronological coverage of the lead-up to the war, major military battles around the globe, and the aftermath that still influences and impacts our world today. You'll meet the key players in thought-provoking profiles and discover their experiences firsthand, from national leaders sounding the orders to combatants on the frontline and civilians left behind. Standout moments, including Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, and the D-Day landings, are revealed in rarely seen colour photographs and unforgettable eyewitness accounts.
Explosive photography, intern
national maps, accessible text, and supporting timelines combine to show the most destructive event ever known in unprecedented depth and detail. Although the complexities of World War II can be hard to fathom, this standout reference is organized in a logical order and the supporting captions are concise and clear throughout to aid understanding.
World War II: The Definitive Visual Guide provides an unparalleled account of this devastating conflict so we never forget and continue to learn from the past.
World War II: The Definitive Visual History
70th Anniversary Edition
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, this new edition is expanded with new pages of battlefield and memorial sites.
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372 PAGES 24.28 x 3.12 x 28.91 cm HARDCOVER
"Awesome and amazing book about this war. A must-have for your collection."