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What They Didn't Teach You about World War II
     

What They Didn't Teach You about World War II

by Mike Wright
 

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Packed with personal anecdotes and details you won’t find anywhere else, this is the secret history of World War II.

“A fast-moving overview stuffed with interesting factoids and historical tidbits . . . Casual readers will find themselves carried along, and hardened military buffs will learn much that is new.”Library Journal

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Packed with personal anecdotes and details you won’t find anywhere else, this is the secret history of World War II.

“A fast-moving overview stuffed with interesting factoids and historical tidbits . . . Casual readers will find themselves carried along, and hardened military buffs will learn much that is new.”Library Journal

“It’s almost guaranteed to make you so interested in the subject you’ll want to learn . . . By including hundreds of interesting anecdotes and facts, [Mike] Wright not only piques our interest repeatedly, he also gives areal feel for the war era.”—Manchester Journal Inquirer

“An excellent overview . . . [with] interesting chapters on spies, POWs, censorships, and the building of the atomic bomb . . . Wright’s style is accessible.”The Post and Courier

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This fine overview presents an intriguing examination of World War II history facts which are little-known. One might expect a 'trivia' type of question and answer format, but What They Didn't Teach You About World War II provides such historical facts in chapter form which makes it especially recommended for school use and study.

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ISBN-13:
9780891417231
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/01/2000
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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