Synopses & Reviews
An incredibly comprehensive and extraordinarily accessible reference for anyone with any interest in World War II facts and profiles. Styled like an encyclopedia, this reference book is stunningly detailed, providing both text and photos for nearly every topic imaginable regarding the war.
Designed for the Eisenhower Center For American Studies, this comprehensive portrait aims to satisfy both scholars and general readers. Filled with maps, photos and extensive interviews, this book serves as more than just an almanac, it encapsulates an era of human history unlike any we've ever seen.
Written under the direction of two distinguished historians, The World War II Desk Reference explains in clear prose, backed by rosters of statistics, time lines, and maps, the global cataclysm that was World War II.