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A World at War

A World at War

History, World


43 seconds later, his deadly cargo exploded in the air over the port city and turned the thriving city centre into a molten ruin. Up to 70,000 people lost their lives. The atomic bombs which were dropped on the two Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were the

Paris, Michael - Repicturing the Second World War, ebook

Repicturing the Second World War

Paris, Michael


Introduction: Film, Television, and the Second World War — The First Fifty Years
Michael Paris
2. ‘Rose-tinted Blighty’: Gender and Genre in Land Girls
Wendy Webster

Smith, Graham - The Mighty Eighth in World War II, ebook

The Mighty Eighth in World War II

Smith, Graham


Over the next two years their numbers swelled to a massive and powerful force of bombers and fighters described by one USAAF General as 'the greatest striking force the world has ever known'. They occuped no less than 67 airfields in East Anglia, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire,

Rissik, David - The D.L.I. at War, ebook

The D.L.I. at War

Rissik, David


This book is one among several published by the Naval and Military Press chronicling the DLI's many battle exploits, and it tells the regiment's story during the Second World War. The history