From heavy losses to U-boats at sea in January to Londoners celebrating Christmas underground in Tube station air raid shelters, this book follows events in the second year of the Second World War, using around 250 contemporary photographs, artworks, posters and ephemera, including many rare and previously unpublished images, all with informative captions.
ISBN 10 : 9781445622231
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This superb collection of images takes us on a month by month tour of the conflict in Europe, Africa and the Far East in 1940...
ISBN 10 : 0415174252
ISBN 13 : 9780415174251
This book presents a new and vivid survey of politics, society, culture and military strategy in Britain between 1939 and 1945. It covers the major historical debates in these area..
ISBN 10 : 9781937470005
ISBN 13 : 1937470008
Day-to-Day Naval Actions April 1940 through September 1940..
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105025753307
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A photographic chronicle of World War II uses both famous and previously unpublished images to retell the dramatic story of this important conflict...
ISBN 10 : 9781445622637
ISBN 13 : 1445622637
Using many rarely seen images, Phil Carradice tells the story of 1940: The War at Sea...
ISBN 10 : 9781472520890
ISBN 13 : 1472520890
"I am perhaps the only man who has passed through the twosupreme cataclysms of recorded history in high executive office... I was in thissecond struggle with Germany for more than ..
ISBN 10 : 9781445635309
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The elliptical shape and mighty roar of the Supermarine Spitfire continues to inspire people all over the world. During the Second World War, the Spitfire became the icon of Britai..