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World War II (1939-1945)

  • A War of Wordsby Hamish McDonald

    University of Queensland Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    ‘He told her about his struggle in Melbourne to turn himself into a British-style officer for the Australian Army . . . the nights in tents by the Pyramids, the terror of the landing under sniper fire and the scramble up the heights of Gallipoli, the filth and danger of the trenches at Lone Pine. He showed her the scar above his right eye … There was... more...

  • My Sea Ladyby Graeme Ogden

    Bene Factum Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99

    A remarkable wartime memoir, unusually personal and frank, chronicling the bleak and arduous journeys onboard an anti-submarine trawler in the Arctic ocean during World War II Graeme Ogden's memoir is the story of HMS Lady Madeleine , an ocean-going trawler converted to an anti­submarine role as part of the convoys to supply the Soviet Union as... more...

  • How Could This Happenby Dan McMillan

    Basic Books 2014; US$ 27.99

    The Holocaust is the defining event of the twentieth century – and perhaps all of modern history. Yet for too long, we have ignored the vital question of how and why such a monstrous event could have happened at all. Now, in How Could This Happen , historian Dan McMillan distills the existing Holocaust research into a cogent explanation of the genocide?s... more...

  • Panzer für Hitler ? Traktoren für Stalinby Jaromír Balcar

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 98.00

    Jaromír Balcar legt die erste Unternehmensgeschichte zu den böhmischen Ländern vor, die sowohl die NS-Besatzungsherrschaft als auch die Phase des Übergangs zum Staatssozialismus behandelt. Anhand von drei Konzernen aus unterschiedlichen Branchen untersucht der Bremer Historiker nicht nur die ? tschechischen und deutschen ? Akteure in den Chefetagen... more...

  • Publizistik in jüdischen Displaced-Persons-Camps im Nachkriegsdeutschlandby Henkel; Rahe

    Vittorio Klostermann 2014; US$ 124.30

    Die Geschichte der jüdischen Displaced Persons stand lange im Schatten der Shoa-Forschung. In der allgemeinen Historiographie geschieht ihre Aufarbeitung erst seit wenigen Jahren, in der buch- und bibliotheksgeschichtlichen Forschung ist dies vollkommenes Neuland. Es waren die Überlebenden des nationalsozialistischen Massenmords an den europäischen... more...

  • The Burning Shoreby Ed Offley

    Basic Books 2014; US$ 27.99

    The untold story of two men—an American pilot and a German U-boat commander—whose clash off the coast of North Carolina brought the horrors of World War II to American shores more...

  • Der Holocaustby Wolfgang Benz

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 9.20

    Wolfgang Benz, einer der renommiertesten deutschen Holocaust-Forscher, zeichnet in diesem Buch die Geschichte des Völkermordes an den Juden von der Ausgrenzung und Entrechtung bis zum industrialisierten Massenmord in den Vernichtungslagern nach. Sein Augenmerk gilt dabei nicht nur den Tätern, sondern vor allem auch den Opfern selbst. Neben die Geschichte... more...

  • The Hostile Skyby James Vernon

    Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 21.95

    In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old college student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy's aviation cadet training program and by the spring of 1945 was flying F6F Hellcats from the USS Ticonderoga off of the coast of Japan. This memoir of his years at war provides a carrier pilot's view of the conflict in the Pacific during the... more...

  • The Battle of Leyte Gulfby Thomas J. Cutler

    Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 25.95

    The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been called the best account of it ever written. First published in hardcover on the battle's fiftieth anniversary in 1994 and drawing on materials not previously available, it blends history with human drama... more...

  • The Gestapoby Carsten Dams; Michael Stolle

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 18.99

    The Gestapo was the most feared instrument of political terror in the Third Reich, brutally hunting down and destroying anyone it regarded as an enemy of the Nazi regime: socialists, Communists, Jews, homosexuals, and anyone else deemed to be an 'anti-social element'. Its prisons soon became infamous - many of those who disappeared into them... more...