The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of World War II

The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of World War II

by M. Folly


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403902863
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 09/30/2004
Series: Palgrave Concise Historical Atlases
Edition description: 2004
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.01(d)

About the Author

Martin Folly is Lecturer in History, Brunel University, Middlesex.

Table of Contents

The Road to War in Europe (i)

• The Road to War in Asia (i)

• The Road to War in Europe (ii)

• The Polish Campaign, 1939, and the Partition of Poland

• The Russo-FinnishWar and Soviet-German Relations 1939-41

• The 'Phoney War' and Norway 1940

• Fall of the Low Countries and France, 1940

• Battle of Britain

• Western Desert Campaigns 1940-41

• East African Campaigns and Iraq, Syria, Iran

• German and Italian Advances in the Balkans 1940-4; War in the Mediterranean 1940-42

• Road to War in Asia (ii)

• Barbarossa: Eastern Front 1941

• The Defence of Moscow

• Japanese Advances 1941-42 (insets: Pearl Harbour, Philippines 1942-42)

• Turning Points in the Pacific: Battles of Coral Sea and Midway

• Solomons and New Guinea Campaigns 1942-43

• North Africa, 1942 and Operation Torch

• War in China 1942-45

• The North Atlantic 1940-43

• Eastern Front 1942

• Europe Under the Nazis

• The 'Final Solution'

• Lend-Lease

• 'Big Three' Diplomacy, 1941-44

• Operation Husky: Invasion of Sicily

• Summer Campaign in the USSR, 1943 (inset: Battle of Kursk)

• Italian Campaign 1943-45 (inset: Monte Cassino)

• USSR in the 'Great Patriotic War'

• USA in the War

• The Greater South-East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere; Asia Under the Japanese

• British Home Front

• German Home Front

• Japanese Home Front

• Soviet Advances 1943-44: Ukraine, Belarus, Poland and the Baltic States

• The Battle for France 1944

• Market-Garden and the Drive to the Rhine

• The Battle of the Bulge

• Central Pacific and Southern Pacific Advances

• Burma Campaign

• Battle of Leyte Gulf

• Iwo Jima and Okinawa

• The Combined Bomber Offensive Against Germany

• Soviet Advances of 1944-45: The Balkans and the Percentages Agreement

• The Yalta Conference

• Battle for Germany 1945

• The Final Defeat of Japan

• United Nations (Including Cost of the War)

• Post-War Settlement and Legacy of War in Europe

• Post-War Settlement and Legacy of War in Asia

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