The Resource A short history of World War II

A short history of World War II

Label
A short history of World War II
Title
A short history of World War II
Title variation
  • Smithsonian
  • Short history of World War 2
  • Short history of World War two
Contributor
Publisher
Sponsoring body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Combining expert historical insight with accounts of combatants and civilians, this important book offers a brilliant summary of the most important military, strategic, and political events across all theatres. The fighting is brought to life with profiles of key military and political figures, together with features on decisive campaigns, turning points, and technological innovations"--Amazon.com
  • The definitive visual history looks at this epic war from every angle, tracing the course of military, strategic, and political events across the globe, and documenting the experiences of combatants and civilians
Cataloging source
SO$
Dewey number
940.53
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • DK Publishing, Inc
  • Smithsonian Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Label
A short history of World War II
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Content previously published in 2009 in World War II : the definitive visual history"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Seeds of war, 1914-1938 -- Europe goes to war, 1939 -- Germany triumphant, 1940 -- Widening war, 1941 -- Shifting balance, 1942 -- Allies turn the tide, 1943 -- Overwhelming force, 1944 -- Endgame, 1945 -- Aftermath, 1946-1950
Control code
on1155922597
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
560 pages
Isbn
9781465494245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1155922597
Label
A short history of World War II
Publication
Note
  • "Content previously published in 2009 in World War II : the definitive visual history"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Seeds of war, 1914-1938 -- Europe goes to war, 1939 -- Germany triumphant, 1940 -- Widening war, 1941 -- Shifting balance, 1942 -- Allies turn the tide, 1943 -- Overwhelming force, 1944 -- Endgame, 1945 -- Aftermath, 1946-1950
Control code
on1155922597
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
560 pages
Isbn
9781465494245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1155922597

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