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>

War And Our World

Author: John Keegan
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307779998
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The themes Keegan concentrates on in this short volume are essential to our understanding of why war remains the single greatest affliction of humanity in the twenty-first century, surpassing famine and disease, its traditional companions.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

World War I

Author: Samuel Lyman Atwood Marshall
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618056866
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Marshall's book is a clear one-volume history of the "war to end all wars."

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 ...

My World War Ii Story

Author: Rodolfo Balao
Publisher: Abbott Press
ISBN: 9781458201836
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First Dance, First Love ugust 1943 was an exciting time for me. I learned to dance
. It was during our town fiesta, the feast of San Jacinto, our town's patron saint.
The highlight of the fiesta celebration was a public dance held at a pavilion near
our municipal building. The place was decorated with brightly~colored paper
lanterns, buntings in the shape offruits, and electric bulbs ofnumerous colors.
Live music was provided by the local high school band, complete with a good~
looking lady ...

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 ...