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Smithsonian World War II map by map / foreword by Peter Snow ; writers, Simon Adams, Tony Allan, Kay Celtel, R.G. Grant, Jeremy Harwood, Philip Parker, Christopher Westhorp.

Adams, Simon, 1955- (author.). Allan, Tony, 1946- (author.). Celtel, Kay, (author.). Grant, R. G., (author.). Harwood, Jeremy, 1947- (author.). Parker, Philip, 1965- (author.). Westhorp, Christopher, (author.).

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kershaw County Library System.

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Kershaw - Camden Library 940.5302 WOR (Text) 33255003708832 Adult New Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465481795
  • ISBN: 1465481796
  • Physical Description: 288 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, [2019]

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Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
In this stunning visual history book, custom maps tell the story of the Second World War from the rise of the Axis powers to the dropping of the atom bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Each map is rich with detail and graphics, helping you to chart the progress of key events of World War II on land, sea, and air, such as the Dunkirk evacuation, the attack on Pearl Harbor, the D-Day landings, and the siege of Stalingrad. Historical maps from both Allied and Axis countries also offer unique insights into the events. There are timelines to help you follow the story as it unfolds, while narrative overviews explain the social, economic, political, and technical developments at the time. Fascinating, large-scale pictures introduce topics such as the Holocaust, blitzkrieg, kamikaze warfare, and code-breaking. Written by a team of historians in consultation with Richard Overy, World War II Map by Map examines how the deadliest conflict in history changed the face of our world. It is perfect for students, general readers, and military history enthusiasts.-- Publisher.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Maps.
World War, 1939-1945 > Maps.
Military maps.
Historical geography > Maps.

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