Here is the essential, concise guide to WWII, an authoritative reference, fully illustrated and mapped. The book centres upon a chronological timeline of World War II - from its origins to the final surrender of Japan.
Accompanying this are illustrated sections expanding upon, and providing background to, the facts in the chronology, with: biographies of the principal commanders and leaders; weapons, including aircraft, tanks, small-arms, rockets, warships, submarines and more; campaigns, with maps and explanatory text; and strategy and tactics, including airborne, and amphibious operations.
Completing the book are sections devoted to such themes as resistance movements, civilians at war, the Holocaust and war trials.
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 30th October 2008
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6 x 2.8
Weight (kg): 0.739