The Second World War in 100 objects : the story of the world's greatest conflict told through the objects that shaped it / Julian Thompson and Allan R Millett.
By: Thompson, Julian.
Contributor(s): Millett, Allan Reed | Millett, Allan Reed.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Carlton, 2012Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781780971032 (hbk.); 1780971036 (hbk.).Other title: Second World War in one hundred objects.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 | World War, 1939-1945 -- MiscellaneaDDC classification: 940.53
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
This title offers a unique perspective on the Second World War, examining public and official items such as the Anglo-German declaration of 1938 and the Japanese Instrument of Surrender.
Includes index. -This volume offers a unique perspective on this global phenomenon by tracing its history through its objects, such as iconic items like the British Spitfire, the George Cross and Adolf Hitler's personal revolver, to personal objects which tell the poignant stories of individuals and official documents, maps and orders.
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