The Invasion Of Poland, The Fall Of France, The Battle Of Britain, The North Africa Campaign, The Siege Of Stalingrad, Pearl Harbor, Midway, New Guinea, Guadalcanal, The Russian Offensive At Kursk, Normandy, The Ardennes Offensive, Leyte Gulf, Iwo Jima, And Okinawa These And Dozens Campaigns Of World War II Are Chronicled With Concise Narrative And Complemented With Richly Captioned Photos And Full Color Maps Every Major Battle Between 1939 And The Surrender Of The Nazis And Japanese In 1945 Is Recounted In This Exciting Volume Readers Will Find Comprehensive Coverage Of Both The Atlantic And Pacific Theaters Exhaustive Chronologies Presenting Detailed Accounts Of Each Campaign S Progress Superb Illustrations, Including 300 Historic Photos, Detailed Battle Maps, And Newspaper Front Pages The Full Story Of World War II Is Presented In Two Parts Under The General Headings The War In Europe And The War In The Pacific A Total Of 57 Military Campaigns Are Recounted In A Dramatic Volume That Deserves A Place In The Personal Library Of Every Military History Buff And Every Student Of Twentieth Century History. Campaigns of World War II Day By Day is a fantastic read to get the basic information and idea of the major campaigns of the war in the North African, Med, ETO, CBI, Atlantic and Pacific While it is a comprehensive and very informative read, it is not truly day by day This makes sense given the length of certain campaigns and battles, yet looking back there are many battl
Enjoying read that offers a different perspective from other WW2 books by as the title Better than most coffee table books, but still lacking clarity in some of the battles Some of the photos are new to me and offered an additional perspective. Very well written with lot of details about the various campaigns that give hints as to why certain results came about. An enjoyable, quick read There are many typos, evidently due to having been rushed quickly to press Significant factual errors don t overly detract from interesting, engaging format.
- 256 pages
- The Campaigns of World War II Day-by-Day
- Chris Bishop
- 20 January 2018 Chris Bishop