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World War II / Sam Willis & James Daybell.

By: Willis, Sam.
Contributor(s): Daybell, James, 1972- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Willis, Sam. Histories of the unexpected: ; Histories of the unexpected: Publisher: London, England : Atlantic Books, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: xi, 196 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781786497758; 1786497751.Other title: Second World War | World War 2 | WWII.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 | World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspectsGenre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 940.54 Summary: At Histories of the Unexpected, we believe that everything has a history even the most unexpected of subjects and that everything links together in unexpected ways. Histories of the Unexpected not only presents a new way of thinking about the past, but also reveals the world around us as never before. Traditionally, World War II has been understood in a straightforward way but the period really comes alive if you take an unexpected approach to its history.
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In this new series of short books under the Histories of the Unexpected brand, Sam Willis and James Daybell take on some of greatest historical subjects but in an entirely unexpected way.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-189) and index.

At Histories of the Unexpected, we believe that everything has a history even the most unexpected of subjects and that everything links together in unexpected ways. Histories of the Unexpected not only presents a new way of thinking about the past, but also reveals the world around us as never before. Traditionally, World War II has been understood in a straightforward way but the period really comes alive if you take an unexpected approach to its history.