9780135011560

World War II : A Short History

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  • ISBN13:

    9780135011560

  • ISBN10:

    0135011566

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/1/1993
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
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Table of Contents

Preface
The Origins of World war II
World War I: The Great Turning Point
The Legacy of World War I
The Rise of the Dictators
The Road to War
Germany's March of Conquest
Blitzkriegin the East,Sitzkriegin the West
Complications in the North: Finland, Denmark, Norway
The Fall of France
Britain Is Still an Island
The Plot Thickens: The Mediterranean and the Balkans
The War Becomes Global
Operation Barbarossa: Dream ofLebensraum
Hitler's New Order in Europe
America Enters the War
Japan Triumphant, December 1941-May 1942
The Tide Turns
The Tide Turns in the Pacific
The Tide Turns in Europe: Stalingrad and El Alamein
The Second Front Question and the Invasion of North America
Probing the Underbelly: Sicily and Italy
War in the Atlantic
Target Germany: The Allied Bombing Offensive
Total War and the Home Fronts
The Triumph of the Allies
Russia Moves West, 1943-44
Cross-Channel Invasion at Last: D Day to the German Border
The End of the Thousand-Year Reich
Island Hopping in the Pacific
War on the Periphery: China, Burma, India
The Collapse of Japan
Aftermath
Additional Reading
Index
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