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- Basic Books 2015; US$ 29.99
After Germany?s defeat in World War II, Europe lay in tatters. Millions of refugees were dispersed across the continent. Food and fuel were scarce. Britain was bankrupt, while Germany had been reduced to rubble. In July of 1945, Harry Truman, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin gathered in a quiet suburb of Berlin to negotiate a lasting peace: a... more...
- Exisle Publishing 2015; US$ 9.99
The WWII battle of Sidi Rezegh was fought in November-December 1941, part of a campaign to retake eastern Libya and drive the enemy out of North Africa. It was partially successful and achieved the badly needed relief of Tobruk. The New Zealand Division played a major role in this complex campaign. Peter Cox sets the scene for the fighting in Libya,... more...
- PublicAffairs 2015; US$ 29.99
Just days after the Germans surrendered at Stalingrad, legendary Red Army sniper Vasily Zaytsev described the horrors he witnessed during the five-month long conflict: “one sees the young girls, the children who hang from trees in the park... I have unsteady nerves and I'm constantly shaking.? He was being interviewed, along with 214 other men and... more...
- Silvertail Books 2015; US$ 7.28
Beginning in 1915, the Gallipoli Campaign was intended to knock the Turkish Empire out of the First World War and open a supply route to Russia, strengthening the Allies immeasurably in the process. But thanks to the military incompetence of the higher commands, it ended in tragedy and unimaginable suffering, as the battle turned into a war of nerves... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2015; US$ 54.82
Biographische Informationen Dr. Jürgen Reulecke ist Professor em. für Zeitgeschichte an der Universität Gießen. Prof. Dr. Barbara Stambolis lehrt Neuere und Neueste Geschichte an der Universität Paderborn. Reihe Jugendbewegung und Jugendkulturen ? Schriften - Band 018 more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2015; US$ 32.99
Ramona Koval's parents were Holocaust survivors who fled their homeland and settled in Melbourne. As a child, Koval learned little about their lives - only snippets from traumatic tales of destruction and escape. But she always suspected that the man who raised her was not her biological father. One day in the 1990s, long after her mother's death,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 515.00
This copiously illustrated A-Z reference presents the most in-depth information available about the various conflicts the world has endured, local, regional, and international, since World War II. Some 142 conflicts are discussed and analyzed. The Encyclopedia of Conflict since World War II , with its coverage of all the countries of the world, fills... more...
- The History Press 2015; US$ 29.17
Frank and Percy Talley, Troopers 2365 and 2366 of the 1st City of London Yeomanry (Rough Riders), were destined to leave England to take part in the last, and most costly, single-day battle of the Gallipoli Campaign, on 21 August 1915. In 200-plus never-before published letters, the Talley brothers describe their training in England, and their move... more...
- The History Press 2015; US$ 18.94
They called it 'the slaughter of the innocents'. The barely trained and poorly equipped men of the Labour Divisions were never meant to fight but when the German blitzkreig sliced through the Allied armies they were all that stood in the way of the annihilation of the British Expeditionary Force. Paying with their lives they bought precious time as... more...
- Basic Books 2015; US$ 32.00
When the Great War ended in 1918, the West was broken. Religious faith, patriotism, and the belief in human progress had all been called into question by the mass carnage experienced by both sides. Shell shocked and traumatized, the West faced a world it no longer recognized: the old order had collapsed, replaced by an age of machines. The world... more...