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By Barbara Bigelow

The reasons, occasions and legacy of global conflict II are the themes of this 2-vol. set. a part of the U·X·LR global warfare II Reference Library, international battle II: Almanac offers huge historical past details and comprises opposite viewpoints which are awarded in an goal demeanour. scholars will examine the weather earlier than the conflict, vital battles, clinical advancements, civilian stories and the way the area used to be diverse at war's finish. The 17subject chapters contain: Holocaust, The Allies and the Axis, Spies and Scientists, the Defeat of Germany, and extra. additionally incorporated are sidebars, thesaurus, timeline, resources for additional research and an index.

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He worked hard to develop the muscles in his upper body and even had special hand controls installed in his Ford convertible so he could drive on his own. Roosevelt reemerged on the political scene in the late 1920s. He narrowly won election in 1928 to the first of two terms as governor of New York. His commitment to helping impoverished Americans brought him national prominence and, in time, fueled his political rise. Roosevelt defeated Herbert Hoover in the presidential election of 1932. At the 1941), making it easier for the United States to provide military aid to Great Britain and other nations at war against Hitler.

Once-thriving towns were reduced to rubble. Thousands of Soviet citizens died of starvation; others fell into the hands of the Nazis and became prisoners of war. By December, however, Soviet forces surrounded the German troops occupying Stalingrad, isolating them in the heart of the city. The German campaign in the Soviet Union ended on January 31, 1943, with the surrender of German forces. The Soviets’ triumphant defense of Stalingrad was a staggering blow to Hitler and his supposedly unbeatable army.

The world hitherto never has experienced similar events.... Since June 22 the strongest fortifications have been penetrated, tremendous streams have been crossed, innumerable localities have been stormed and fortresses and casemate systems have been crushed or smoked out. From far in the north, where our superbly brave Finnish allies gave evidence of their courage a second time, down to Crimea you stand today together with Slovak, Hungarian, Italian and Rumanian divisions roughly 1,000 kilometers deep in the enemy’s country.

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