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Second World War in 100 Objects : The Story of the World's Greatest Conflict Told Through the Objects

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See the history of World War II in an entirely new light: through 100 carefully chosen items, from the public to the deeply, poignantly personal.
 
Selected by two specialists in military history, the objects in this book offer a unique perspective on the Second World War. Ranging from iconic items like the British Spitfire, the Purple Heart, and ******’s mountain retreat, to personal treasures that tell the moving stories of individuals, to official documents, medals, and badges, they all help trace the history of the conflict. Organized chronologically, each one is accompanied by a brief description that highlights the article’s significance.

Reissue.
Number of Pages: 256.0
Genre: History, Technology
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Author: Allan R. Millett & Julian Thompson
Language: English
Street Date: June 5, 2018
TCIN: 53456770
UPC: 9780233005249
Item Number (DPCI): 248-69-8728

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