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World War II

World War II

by Dorothy Schneider, Carl J. Schneider
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816044848

ISBN-13: 9780816044849

Pub. Date: 07/28/2003

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

This illustrated volume provides hundreds of brief firsthand accounts from Americans who lived through World War II, taken from letters, speeches, and newspaper articles. Quotations from citizens, politicans, and celebrities illustrate how Americans faced the daily circumstances of wartime. Carl J. Schneider (political science and history, U. of Wisconsin) and

Overview

This illustrated volume provides hundreds of brief firsthand accounts from Americans who lived through World War II, taken from letters, speeches, and newspaper articles. Quotations from citizens, politicans, and celebrities illustrate how Americans faced the daily circumstances of wartime. Carl J. Schneider (political science and history, U. of Wisconsin) and Dorothy Schneider (a former professor at U. of Nebraska) include introductory essays, chronologies, excerpts from significant documents including the Neutrality Act of 1937 and the Nuremburg Trials Final Report; and capsule biographies of key players. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816044849
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Series:
Eyewitness History Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 11.80(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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