The Resource No end save victory : perspectives on World War II, edited by Robert Cowley, (electronic resource)

No end save victory : perspectives on World War II, edited by Robert Cowley, (electronic resource)

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No end save victory : perspectives on World War II
Title
No end save victory
Title remainder
perspectives on World War II
Title number
Vol.1
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Cowley
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eng
Summary
No End Save Victory is a collection of brilliant essays about World War II by some of the most renowned historians in their field. Essays include: Caleb Carr on Poland in 1939the only war Hitler actually won; Stephen E. Ambrose on a pivotal battle to take the Rhine; John Keegan on the siege of Berlin; Thaddeus Hold on the King of Bataan; Kanji Suzuki on A Kamikaze's Story; Thomas B. Allen and Norman Polmar on the Voice of the Crane. Each of these fascinating pieces has appeared in print only once before: in the pages of the award-winning, authoritative MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History. In each issue, MHQ brings the history of warfare and of society to life through vivid narrative accounts of the key eventssome well known, some seemingly obscurethat have shaped the world we live in today.Hit movies including Saving Private Ryan, Pearl Harbor, and Enemy at the Gates, as well as bestselling books such as D-Day June 6, 1944 and Blind Man's Bluff have sparked a revival of interest in World War II history among all ages. No End Save Victory will find a large and appreciative audience eager to hear what our era's most distinguished historical thinkers and writers have to say about this most crucial of 20th-century conflicts
Summary
A collection of essays by leading historians reflects on key events and personalities of World War II, including the Battle of Britain, the Blitzkrieg campaign across Poland, and the siege of Berlin
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940.542
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Read by Leo Burmester
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1944-2007
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  • Cowley, Robert
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World War, 1939-1945
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perspectives on World War II
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No end save victory : perspectives on World War II, edited by Robert Cowley, (electronic resource)
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Abridged.
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No end save victory : perspectives on World War II, edited by Robert Cowley, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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digital storage
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MWT11419377
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Edition
Abridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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9781598872989
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
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MWT11419377
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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