History Buff's Guide to World War II: Top Ten Rankings of the Best, Worst, Largest, and Most Lethal People and Events of World War II

History Buff's Guide to World War II: Top Ten Rankings of the Best, Worst, Largest, and Most Lethal People and Events of World War II

by Thomas R. Flagel
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History Buff's Guide to World War II: Top Ten Rankings of the Best, Worst, Largest, and Most Lethal People and Events of World War II by Thomas R. Flagel

Did you know that neither Hitler nor Stalin graduated from high school? Or that the Allies often employed teenage girls as spies? In The History Buff's Guide to World War II, Thomas R. Flagel leaves no stone unturned as he presents dozens of top ten lists that examine the politics, leaders, and battles of the Second World War. From Hitler to Stalin, battleground to home front, Flagel's compelling analysis and attention to often-overlooked information ensures a surprise on every page for even the most dedicated World War II buff. This fresh, impossible-to-put-down book puts a new perspective on one of the most heavily researched wars of all time and is sue to enthrall expert and amateur historians alike.

Do You Think You Know World War II?

•Top Ten Speeches


•Top Ten Causes of Military Deaths


•Top Ten Most Popular Myths and Misconceptions


•Top Ten Forms of Resistance


•Top Ten Military Blunders

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781402271465
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Series: History Buff's Guides
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 601,701
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Thomas R. Flagel teaches American History at Columbia State Community College in Columbia, Tennessee. He holds degrees from Loras College, Kansas State University, Creighton University, and has studied at the University of Vienna. He currently lives in Franklin, Tennessee.

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History Buff's Guide to World War II, 2E: Top Ten Rankings of the Best, Worst, Largest, and Most Lethal People and Events of World War II 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book just the right amount of facts, I could Not put it down. A lot of new information, explained well. Definitely worth the money. Going .to get his civil war book next.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago