A New Illustrated History of World War II: Rare and Unseen Photographs 1939-1945
From the invasion of Poland in 1939, to the dropping of 'Little Boy' over Hiroshima and the end of the war, this book is packed with rare photographs and previously unseen archive materials that provide a unique insight into the history of World War II. This book provides a world view of the second industrial war. All major theatres of war are covered, from Europe to America and the Pacific, and all are illustrated with many previously unpublished photographs of the conflict. Featuring propaganda posters from all the major protagonists as well as information on military tactics, heads of state and significant events this is a complete reference for anyone interested in World War II.
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