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A War To Be Won

Fighting the Second World War

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$22.50 • £18.95 • €20.50

ISBN 9780674006805

Publication Date: 11/22/2001

Academic Trade

736 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

126 halftones, 23 maps, 2 tables

Belknap Press

World

  • 1. Origins of a Catastrophe
  • 2. The Revolution in Military Operations, 1919–1939
  • 3. German Designs, 1939–1940
  • 4. Germany Triumphant, 1940
  • 5. Diversions in the Mediterranean and Balkans, 1940–1941
  • 6. Barbarossa, 1941
  • 7. The Origins of the Asia-Pacific War, 1919–1941
  • 8. The Japanese War of Conquest, 1941–1942
  • 9. The Asia-Pacific War, 1942–1944
  • 10. The Battle of the Atlantic, 1939–1943
  • 11. Year of Decision for Germany, 1942
  • 12. The Combined Bomber Offensive, 1941—1945
  • 13. The Destruction of Japanese Naval Power, 1943–1944
  • 14. The Killing Time, 1943–1944
  • 15. The Invasion of France, 1944
  • 16. The End in Europe, 1944–1945
  • 17. The Destruction of the Japanese Empire, 1944–1945
  • 18. The End of the Asia-Pacific War, 1945
  • 19. Peoples at War, 1937–1945
  • 20. The Aftermath of War
  • Epilogue: In Retrospect
  • Appendixes
    • 1. Military Organization
    • 2. The Conduct of War
    • 3. Weapons
    • 4. Exploring World War II
  • Notes
  • Suggested Reading
  • Acknowledgments
  • Illustration Credits
  • Index

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