World War II

World War II

by Steven Otfinoski

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531243664
Publisher: C. Press/F. Watts Trade
Publication date: 02/01/2017
Series: Step into History Series
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 670,864
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Prologue 6

The Two Sides in World War II 10

Maps 12

Chapter 1 Day of the Dictators 14

Chapter 2 Blitzkrieg! 18

Chapter 3 America on the Sidelines 22

Chapter 4 The Fall of France 26

Chapter 5 The Battle of Britain 30

Chapter 6 Hitler and Stalin 34

Chapter 7 A Day of Infamy 38

Chapter 8 Roosevelt and Churchill 42

Chapter 9 Japanese Internment Camps 46

Chapter 10 The Desert Fox 50

Chapter 11 The French Resistance 54

Chapter 12 America's Home Front 58

Chapter 13 Women in the War 62

Chapter 14 G.I. Joe 66

Chapter 15 Entertaining the Troops 70

Chapter 16 The Holocaust 74

Chapter 17 The Battle of Midway 78

Chapter 18 The Hump Airmen 82

Chapter 19 The Battle of Stalingrad 86

Chapter 20 Cartoons Go to War 90

Chapter 21 The Axis in Retreat 94

Chapter 22 Top Generals 98

Chapter 23 D-Day 102

Chapter 24 IWO Jima 106

Chapter 25 Rockets of War 110

Chapter 26 Hitler's End 114

Chapter 27 The Atomic Bomb 118

Chapter 28 Celebrating the War's End 122

Chapter 29 Judgment at Nuremberg 126

Chapter 30 Europe Reborn 130

Key Players 134

World War II Timeline 136

Glossary 140

Find Out More 142

Index 143

About the Author 144

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