World War IIWorld War II



An all-encompassing book with more than a thousand quotations, this work breathes life into an era unprecedented in world history. It looks at World War II in a new way with quotations from speeches, news accounts, memoirs, and interviews.

Author: Howard Langer

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1579581587

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An all-encompassing book with more than a thousand quotations, this work breathes life into an era unprecedented in world history. It looks at World War II in a new way with quotations from speeches, news accounts, memoirs, and interviews. Represented, too, are captured documents and material from Ultra and Magic, which broke the German and Japanese secret codes. All major political and military figures of the war are included, as well as many hitherto unknown. In addition, the encyclopedia serves as a lexicon of slang, nicknames and code names, and of war movies and war songs.

World War II The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection 5 volumes World War II The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection 5 volumes



World War II: An Encyclopedia of Quotations. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1999. Lewis, John R., comp. Uncertain Judgment: A Bibliography of War Crimes Trials. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1979. Rhoads, Edward J. M. The Chinese Red Army, ...

Author: Spencer C. Tucker

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781851099696

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With more than 1,700 cross-referenced entries covering every aspect of World War II, the events and developments of the era, and myriad related subjects as well as a documents volume, this is the most comprehensive reference work available on the war. • Provides a clear understanding of the causes of World War II, reaching back to World War I and the role of the Western democracies in its origin • Examines home front developments in major countries during the war, such as race and gender relations in the United States • Recognizes the important roles played by women in the war and describes how the United States mobilized its economy and citizenry for total war • Discusses the Holocaust and establishes responsibility for this genocide • Details the changing attitudes toward the war as expressed in film and literature

The Vietnam WarThe Vietnam War



Presents a collection of quotations concerning events and experiences related to the Vietnam War, including text regarding the Hmong tribe, "pacified" villages, and the Vietcong discipline code.

Author: Howard Langer

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313321434

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Page: 413

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Presents a collection of quotations concerning events and experiences related to the Vietnam War, including text regarding the Hmong tribe, "pacified" villages, and the Vietcong discipline code.

The Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War IIThe Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War II



World War II: An Encyclopedia of Quotations. Westport, Ct.: Greenwood Press, 1999. 449 pp. A valuable collection of over 1,500 quotations from secondary sources. The quotations are arranged alphabetically under headings such as “War ...

Author: Donal Sexton

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135906870

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Page: 583

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The Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War II is a concise, comprehensive guide for students, teachers, and history buffs of the Second World War. With an emphasis on the American forces in these theaters, each entry is accompanied by a brief annotation that will allow researchers to navigate through the vast amount of literature on the campaigns fought in these regions with ease. Focusing on all aspects surrounding the U.S. involvement in the Western European and Mediterranean theaters, including politics, religion, biography, strategy, intelligence, and operations, this bibliography will be a welcome addition to the collection of any academic or research library. Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies provide concise, annotated bibliographies to the major areas and events in American military history. With the inclusion of brief critical annotations after each entry, the student and researcher can easily assess the utility of each bibliographic source and evaluate the abundance of resources available with ease and efficiency. Comprehensive, concise, and current—Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies are an essential research tool for any historian.

World War IIWorld War II



An Encyclopedia of Quotations Howard Langer. 360 ANONYMOUS QUOTATIONS Japan ; also the winning over of all nations whose interests conform with ours directly or indirectly . Close and confidential cooperation of the diplomats of the ...

Author: Howard Langer

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313300186

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Page: 449

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Includes numerous quotations, covering all aspects of the war, from the Allies, the Axis, and the neutrals.

United States HistoryUnited States History



World War II : An Encyclopedia of Quotations . Howard J. Langer . Westport , CT : Greenwood Press , 1999. 472p . ISBN 0-313-30018-6 . Over 1,500 quotations are provided from a variety of sources in this reference work , which is ...

Author: Anna H. Perrault

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 1563088746

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Page: 661

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This important work has been completely revised and expanded with the addition of online databases, Web sites and CD-ROM titles. It identifies and describes hundreds of reference books that pertain to American history; entries offer thorough annotations that are both descriptive and evaluative. Arranged topically, chapters cover U.S. history in terms of politics and government; diplomatic history and foreign affairs; military history; social, cultural, and intellectual history; regional history; and economic history. Introductory scope notes provide valuable expository information and suggested search strategies in such areas as automation, government documents, and genealogy. Includes works published through 2002.

World War IIWorld War II



An Encyclopedia of Quotations Howard J. Langer. xiv INTRODUCTION These are some of the most memorable quotes. They are all here, but there is a lot more. There are quotations from our Allies—the British, the Russians, the French, ...

Author: Howard J. Langer

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135946265

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Page: 450

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An all-encompassing book with more than a thousand quotations, this work breathes life into an era unprecedented in world history. It looks at World War II in a new way with quotations from speeches, news accounts, memoirs, and interviews. Represented, too, are captured documents and material from Ultra and Magic, which broke the German and Japanese secret codes. All major political and military figures of the war are included, as well as many hitherto unknown. In addition, the encyclopedia serves as a lexicon of slang, nicknames and code names, and of war movies and war songs.

The World War II Handbook Everything You Need to Know about World War IIThe World War II Handbook Everything You Need to Know about World War II



This book is your ultimate resource for World War II. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, facts, quotes and much more.

Author: Janet Robertson

Publisher: Emereo Publishing

ISBN: 1489116044

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Page: 628

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This book is your ultimate resource for World War II. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, facts, quotes and much more. In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about World War II's whole picture right away. Get countless World War II facts right at your fingertips with this essential resource. The World War II Handbook is the single and largest World War II reference book. This compendium of information is the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. It will be your go-to source for any World War II questions. A mind-tickling encyclopedia on World War II, a treat in its entirety and an oasis of learning about what you don't yet know...but are glad you found. The World War II Handbook will answer all of your needs, and much more.

America in QuotationsAmerica in Quotations



Offers chronologically arranged short quotations, juxtaposing those of the famous, mostly rich, males of European descent with those by women, people of color, ethnics, and others excluded from mainstream history.

Author: Howard Langer

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313308837

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Page: 463

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Offers chronologically arranged short quotations, juxtaposing those of the famous, mostly rich, males of European descent with those by women, people of color, ethnics, and others excluded from mainstream history.