Time World War I

Author: The Editors of TIME
Publisher: Time Inc. Books
ISBN: 1683308018
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With scores of seldom-seen photographs, all-new graphics and an enlightening introduction by war novelist Jeff Shaara, TIME World War I is a fascinating journey through the war that created todayÕs world.

Time Life World War Ii In 500 Photographs

Author: TIME-LIFE BOOKS
Publisher: Time Inc. Books
ISBN: 1618938894
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From the Nazis' early rise to power to Victory over Japan Day, this essential guide brings you to the front lines of the war that changed our world.</p>

The Era Of World War Ii Through Contemporary Times

Author: Kathy Sammis
Publisher: Walch Publishing
ISBN: 9780825138799
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World War II was an event of great importance to the United States. After World
War I, the United States had tried to reduce its involvement in world affairs. World
War II drew the United States back into world politics and events. The nation
would not retreat again. In fact, by the end of the war, the United States had
become one of the world's two great powers. The other one was the Soviet Union
, or U.S.S.R The U.S. and U.S.S.R. competed around the globe for power and
influence from ...

21 Speeches That Shaped Our World

Author: Chris Abbott
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407063235
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The United Nations was formed in the hope of preventing another world conflict
and officially came into existence in October 1945 with liltyone Founding
members - all of whom had stood against the Axis powers by the end of the war:
Its ... time Churchill died in 1965 much of the British Empire had gained
independence, and the Suez crisis nine years earlier had demonstrated that
Britain would find it difficult to act on the international stage without US approval (
the United States had ...

The First World War

Author: John Keegan
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307831701
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With The First World War, John Keegan, one of our most eminent military historians, fulfills a lifelong ambition to write the definitive account of the Great War for our generation.

In Time Of War

Author: Adam J. Berinsky
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226043460
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With Iraq and Afghanistan now competing for attention with urgent issues within the United States, In Time of War offers a timely reminder of the full extent to which foreign and domestic politics profoundly influence—and ultimately ...

Where Is Home

Author: Anneros Valensi
Publisher: Abbott Press
ISBN: 1458212718
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How a Childhood in East Germany During World War Ii Shaped My Adult Life
Anneros Valensi. After a day's work, grandfather took the tram back to his
neighborhood. He would be greeted by his neighbors, as he walked along the
cobblestone street. From time to time, he could hear the clop-clop of horses'
hoofs disturbing the peace and quiet in the street. A horse-drawn carriage would
pass by. There were no cars in this neighborhood. There were some, though, in
Breslau, the city.

Our Story

Author: Vivian L. Beeler
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469125900
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times that you will just read about in your history books. I told you when I started
Our Story that I wanted it to be a little genealogy, a little history, and our own
personal story. Back to the World War II memorial and my memories . . .
Historians who write about that era say that World War II was a pivotal point that
changed our world more than any other time. Our industries and manufacturing,
engineering leaped ahead with automobiles, planes, trains, super highways,
television, and on ...

War Journey Witness To The Last Campaign Of World War Ii

Author: William H. Dobbs
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1105418766
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OR War Although me, II was and an for we event did those that not like shaped
know me our it who at lives the lived forever time, through our after. young it,
World lives were preparing us for the war to come. Each of us grew up in our own
unique situation. But first the Great Depression, and later the attempts of families
to recover from the hard times, forged our character and no doubt helped prepare
us to endure the hardships of the war to come. It is perhaps important to indicate
what ...

The Life And Exciting Times Of Guy Charles Throner Jr

Author: Guy Charles Throner Jr.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1493128809
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Everyone who served in the bomb and mine disposal “business” during World
War II has a story to tell. There will never be that kind of experience again, so it
seems imperative to assemble these stories while those that experienced them
are still able to recount them. This part of my life started in May of 1943, and
shaped my future. By this time in World War II, the Navy's ship building program
was so successful that there was a crying need for Naval Officers. The Navy
decided to call up ...