Primary Sources in U.S. History: World War II, 1st Edition

  • Enzo George
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502604930
  • ISBN-13: 9781502604934
  • DDC: 940.53
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941, it prompted the United States to enter World War II on multiple fronts. From Africa to Europe, the Pacific to the home front. This title, aimed at students Grades 4+, explores the American experience of World War II through first-hand documents of the war.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Rise of the Dictators.
2: Tension with Japan.
3: War in Europe.
4: U.S. Reaction.
5: Pearl Harbor.
6: Declaration of War.
7: The Arsenal of Democracy.
8: North Africa and Italy.
9: Fall of the Philippines.
10: The Home Front.
11: Carrier Warfare.
12: Jungle Warfare.
13: Island Hopping.
14: D-Day.
15: Battle of the Bulge.
16: Surrender of Germany.
17: Iwo Jima and Okinawa.
18: The Atom Bombs.
19: Surrender of Japan.
Timeline.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Rise of the Dictators.
2: Tension with Japan.
3: War in Europe.
4: U.S. Reaction.
5: Pearl Harbor.
6: Declaration of War.
7: The Arsenal of Democracy.
8: North Africa and Italy.
9: Fall of the Philippines.
10: The Home Front.
11: Carrier Warfare.
12: Jungle Warfare.
13: Island Hopping.
14: D-Day.
15: Battle of the Bulge.
16: Surrender of Germany.
17: Iwo Jima and Okinawa.
18: The Atom Bombs.
19: Surrender of Japan.
Timeline.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Index.