A Political and Diplomatic History of the Modern World: World War II, 1st Edition

  • Alisha Bains
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  • ISBN-10: 1680483528
  • ISBN-13: 9781680483529
  • DDC: 940.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This volume examines the major battles, events, and agreements of World War II, the Final Solution, and the legacy of the war from political and diplomatic angles. Readers will learn how European imperialism, American isolationism, the German policy of Anschluss, and more impacted global approaches to the war and how the boundaries determined by postwar agreements have influenced the geopolitical landscape of today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Origins of World War II, 1929–39.
2: The Outbreak of War.
3: The War in Europe, 1939–41.
4: Other Fronts, 1940–41.
5: Developments from Autumn 1941 to Autumn 1943.
6: The Final Solution.
7: Developments from Autumn 1943 to Summer 1944.
8: Defeat of the Axis Powers.
9: Costs and Aftermath of the War.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.
Photo Credits.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Origins of World War II, 1929–39.
2: The Outbreak of War.
3: The War in Europe, 1939–41.
4: Other Fronts, 1940–41.
5: Developments from Autumn 1941 to Autumn 1943.
6: The Final Solution.
7: Developments from Autumn 1943 to Summer 1944.
8: Defeat of the Axis Powers.
9: Costs and Aftermath of the War.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.
Photo Credits.