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World War II (1939-1945)

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  • Saint Praftuby Murray Anderson

    Grosvenor House Publishing 2011; US$ 8.74

    Part 1 of 'Saint Praftu' describes the author's early childhood in India, his wartime service in the RAF, and twenty years of civil flying in Burma, India and Nepal. At one period during the War, he belonged to the select group of pilots who undertook the hazardous operation of flying Lysanders to France at night during the moon periods, to land and... more...

  • The Fewby Alex Kershaw

    Da Capo Press 2007; US$ 15.95

    The never-before-told story of the American pilots-idealists, adventurers, romantics-who joined the RAF before America entered the war and helped save Britain in its darkest hour more...

  • Prison Break - True Stories of the World's Greatest Escapesby Paul Buck

    John Blake Publishing 2012; US$ 8.74

    In the folklore of World War II, the memory of those heroes who staged ‘Great Escapes? from POW camps still endures. But what of the other side of the coin: the villains and jack-the-lads who painstakingly plan their escapes and await their moment at great personal risk? For the first time, Prison Break, tells the stories of all the most ruthless... more...

  • Crazy for the Stormby Norman Ollestad

    HarperCollins Canada 2010; US$ 13.99

    Norman Ollestad was thrust into the world of surfing and competitive downhill skiing at a very young age by the father he idolized. Often paralyzed by fear, young Norman resented losing his childhood to his father?s reckless and demanding adventures, even as he began to reap the rewards of his training. Then, in February 1979, a chartered Cessna... more...

  • Der Holocaust in der deutschsprachigen Geschichtswissenschaftby Michael Brenner; Maximilian Strnad

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 15.06

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Ableben der letzten Zeitzeugen, das langsam nachlassende Medieninteresse sowie die neue Schwerpunktsetzung von zeitgeschichtlich ausgerichteten Instituten erfordern eine neue Standortbestimmung der Holocaust­Forschung. Die Autorinnen und Autoren diskutieren, inwieweit der Holocaust in der akademischen Lehre an deutschen und... more...

  • They Shall Not Have Meby Jean Helion; Rob Payne

    Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 36.39

    The French painter Jean Hélion?s unique and deeply moving account of his experiences in Nazi prisoner-of-war camps prefigures the even darker stories that would emerge from the concentration camps. This serious adventure tale begins with Hélion?s infantry platoon fleeing from the German army and warplanes as they advanced through France in the early... more...

  • Mi casco por almohadaby Robert Leckie

    Edhasa 2012; US$ 15.66

    Las memorias de Robert Leckie constituyen uno de los más apasionantes relatos de un testigo directo de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. En enero de 1942, poco después del ataque japonés a Pearl Harbor, se alistó en el cuerpo de marines de los Estados Unidos. Aquí se narra su odisea, desde el durísimo y apresurado entrenamiento en Carolina del Sur hasta las... more...

  • Der Zweite Weltkriegby Gerhard Schreiber

    C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 7.46

    Der Zweite Weltkrieg bildet die entscheidende Zäsur der Weltgeschichte im 20. Jahrhundert. Dieses Buch bietet einen Überblick über die Ursachen, die Vorgeschichte und den Verlauf des Krieges von der Einverleibung der Mandschurei durch Japan 1931 bis zum Abwurf der Atombomben auf Hiroshima und Nagasaki 1945. Es schildert aus konsequent globaler Sicht... more...

  • Parallel Linesby Peter Lantos

    Arcadia Books Limited 2013; US$ 10.19

    This is a story of a young boy's journey from a sleepy provincial town in Hungary during the Second World War to the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen. Unlike other books dealing with this period, this is not a Holocaust story, but a child's recollection of a journey full of surprise, excitement, bereavement and terror. Yet, this remains a testimony... more...

  • Colossus: Bletchley Park's Last Secretby Paul Gannon

    Atlantic Books Ltd 2014; US$ 7.28

    'Gannon's book contains a mass of utterly fascinating and largely unknown material about an immensely important wartime project, and is very welcome indeed.' Brian Rendell, TES In 1940, almost a year after the outbreak of the Second World war, Allied radio operators at an interception station in South London began picking up messages in a strange... more...