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  • Fire Effects of Bombing Attacks - The Firebombing and Destruction of Hamburg and Dresden in World War II by Incendiary Attack, Fire Storms, Effectiveness of Barriers, Japanese Fire Bombing

    The enormous effectiveness of fire as a weapon of war was demonstrated in World War II. Structural damage caused by fire accounted for 80 percent of the total damage to the cities attacked by airborne weapons. The great fire attacks on the cities of Germany and Japan were scientifically planned with emphasis placed on the susceptibility of the target and the type and quantity of munitions necessary to produce maximum damage. The lessons learned from these attacks and later from the atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki should provide va...

    • ASIN: 1520771266

  • WWII Bomber Boys of Britain with Ewan McGregor


    • ASIN: B01MT3RLET

  • Dresden: Tuesday, February 13, 1945

    For decades it has been assumed that the Allied bombing of Dresden -- a cultured city famous for its china, chocolate, and fine watches -- was militarily unjustifiable, an act of retribution for Germany's ceaseless bombing of London and other parts of England.Now, Frederick Taylor's groundbreaking research offers a completely new examination of the facts and reveals that Dresden was a highly militarized city actively involved in the production of military armaments and communications. Incorporating first-hand accounts, contemporaneous press mat...

    • ASIN: B0026772WE

  • The German War: A Nation Under Arms, 1939-1945

    A groundbreaking history of what drove the Germans to fight -- and keep fighting -- for a lost cause in World War IIIn The German War, acclaimed historian Nicholas Stargardt draws on an extraordinary range of firsthand testimony -- personal diaries, court records, and military correspondence -- to explore how the German people experienced the Second World War. When war broke out in September 1939, it was deeply unpopular in Germany. Yet without the active participation and commitment of the German people, it could not have continued for almost ...

    • ASIN: 0465018998
    • Brand: Basic Books AZ

  • World War II: The Blitz on Dresden


    • ASIN: B07552SHKC

  • The Last 100 Days: The Tumultuous and Controversial Story of the Final Days of World War II in Europe (Modern Library War)

    A dramatic countdown of the final months of World War II in Europe, The Last 100 Days brings to life the waning power and the ultimate submission of the Third Reich. To reconstruct the tumultuous hundred days between Yalta and the fall of Berlin, John Toland traveled more than 100,000 miles in twenty-one countries and interviewed more than six hundred people—from Hitler’s personal chauffeur to Generals von Manteuffel, Wenck, and Heinrici; from underground leaders to diplomats; from top Allied field commanders to brave young GIs. Toland adep...

    • ASIN: 081296859X
    • Brand: Toland, John

  • The Firebombing of Dresden and Tokyo: The History and Legacy of the Allies' Controversial Bombing Campaigns Near the End of World War II

    *Includes pictures*Includes contemporary accounts*Includes a table of contentsIn the middle of February 1945, the Allies were steadily advancing against the Germans from both east and west, with British and American forces having repulsed the German offensive during the Battle of the Bulge and the Soviet Union’s Red Army pushing from the east. Indeed, the war would be over in just a little more than 2 months. Nonetheless, it was during this timeframe that the Allies conducted one of the most notorious attacks of the war: the targeting of Dres...

    • ASIN: B078H1FMQW

  • We were Comrades The End


    • ASIN: B07NFDKHJ6

  • The United States in World War II: A Documentary History

    "Outstanding . . . the best short history I have read of America’s role in World War II. Stoler and Michelmore draw on a judicious selection of historical documents to provide a concise, readable history. The historiography of the war is well covered and explained. It is no small task to delineate the many, sometimes, heated debates over the conduct of the war, and in this volume the many sides of the historical debate are fairly and evenly treated. For a single-volume study, the book is remarkably comprehensive. It addresses major events and...

    • ASIN: B07JWHFLX8

  • The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner


    • ASIN: B074HZMN71

  • Bombing Nazi Germany: The Graphic History of the Allied Air Campaign That Defeated Hitler in World War II (Zenith Graphic Histories)

    In Bombing Nazi Germany, renowned graphic novel author and artist Wayne Vansant profiles the dramatic joint American-British Allied air war against Nazi Germany throughout Europe during World War II. Meticulously researched, illustrated, and written with the same unmatched quality of Vansant's Normandy and Gettysburg (also from Zenith Press), Bombing Nazi Germany tells the story of the first and second generations of airmen, soldiers, and politicians from both sides who sought to bomb the enemy into submission. Vansant traces the development of...

    • ASIN: 0760345309
    • UPC: 752748345300

  • The Color of Fire


    • ASIN: B0711JW8HQ

  • Hitler's War and the War Path

    Using information gleaned from German military records and archives, as well as from the unpublished diaries, notes and correspondence of the Reich's top ministers, noted historian David Irving explores the strategies, objectives and execution of Hitler's War from the breathtaking and often surprising perspective of Adolf Hitler himself. This shocking, controversial best seller stunned the European continent with its startling revelations about Germany's ultimate dictator. It is unique among biographies in its method of describing an event--WWI...

    • ASIN: 1872197108
    • Brand: Brand: Focal Point Publications

  • The Air Raid Killer (Max Heller, Dresden Detective Book 1)

    As World War II ends, a killer’s game begins.In the final days of the Nazi regime, with the historic city of Dresden on the brink of destruction, terrifying rumors spread about the Fright Man, a demonic killer who exploited the cover of a nighttime air raid siren to mutilate and kill a young nurse. Just as seasoned detective Max Heller begins investigating, the Fright Man kills again…The investigation seems hopeless. Desperate refugees flood the streets, all of Heller’s resources are depleted, and his new boss is a ruthless SS officer. An...

    • ASIN: B07655M72P

  • The Fire and the Darkness: The Bombing of Dresden, 1945

    A gripping work of narrative nonfiction recounting the history of the Dresden Bombing, one of the most devastating attacks of World War II.On Feb. 13, 1945 at 9:45 PM, British bombers began one of the most devastating attacks of WWII: the bombing of Dresden. The first contingent killed people and destroyed buildings, roads, and other structures. The second rained down fire, turning the streets into a blast furnace, the shelters into ovens, and whipping up a molten hurricane in which the citizens of Dresden were burned, baked, or suffocated to d...

    • ASIN: 1250258014

  • Fire Effects of Bombing Attacks: The Firebombing and Destruction of Hamburg and Dresden in World War II by Incendiary Attack, Fire Storms, Effectiveness of Barriers, Japanese Fire Bombing - eBook

    The great fire attacks on the cities of Germany and Japan were scientifically planned with emphasis placed on the susceptibility of the target and the type and quantity of munitions necessary to produce maximum damage.

    • UPC: 343213470

  • The Day the World Went Nuclear : Dropping the Atom Bomb and the End of World War II in the Pacific

    Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's historical thriller Killing the Rising Sun, with characteristically gripping storytelling, this story explores the decision to use the atom bomb and the end of World War II in the

    • UPC: 55600055

  • World War II : The Definitive Visual History from Blitzkrieg to the Atom Bomb

    A visual history looks at this epic war from every angle, tracing the course of military, strategic, and political events across the globe, and documenting the experiences of combatants and

    • UPC: 43377965

  • Air Apaches : The True Story of the 345th Bomb Group and Its Low, Fast, and Deadly Missions in World War II

    Historian and aviator Jay Stout follows up his spellbinding account of the U.S. 303rd Bomb Group—Hell’s Angels—with the equally remarkable story of the Air Apaches in the Pacific. Air Apaches reconstructs the war of the

    • UPC: 163051714

  • Gentlemen from Hell: Men of the 487th Bomb Group : Leaders of the Largest Eighth Air Force Mission of World War II

    Gentlemen from Hell: Men of the 487th Bomb Group Leaders of the Largest Eighth Air Force Mission of World War

    • UPC: 50087769
    • Rating: 5.0

  • An Illustrated Guide to Bombers of World War I and II : A Complete A-Z Directory of Bombers, from the Early Attacks of 1914 Through to the Blitz, the Dambusters and the Atomic Bomb Raids

    This historical directory of bombers includes detailed information about every craft with over 300 identification photographs from around the

    • UPC: 30178815

  • No Quarter Given: The Change In Strategic Bombing Application In The Pacific Theater During World War II - eBook

    European airpower theorists of the 1920’s and 30’s envisioned the deliberate bombing of civilians in order to affect an enemy nation’s wartime production capabilities and national morale. However, American proponents of airpower were more exacting

    • UPC: 791901293

  • General James H. Doolittle: The Air Force's Warrior-Scholar - True Renaissance Man and American Hero, Pioneer Aviator, Engineer, Scientist, World War II Bombing, Tokyo Raiders - eBook

    Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the life story of a true American hero, General James Doolittle.Picture a man who was born before the flight of the first

    • UPC: 902363810

  • The U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II: Leaping the Atlantic Wall - Army Air Forces Campaigns in Western Europe, 1942-1945, Bombing Behind Enemy Lines, Combined Bomber Offensive - eBook

    Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication covers Army Air Forces campaigns in western Europe during World War II.At the outbreak of the Second World War, the United States Army

    • UPC: 187035417

  • Knockout Blow? The Army Air Force's Operations Against Ploesti and Balikpapan: World War II Oil Refinery Bombings in Europe and the Pacific, Tactical Answers, Strategic Questions - eBook

    Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication analyzes the US Army Air Forces Ploesti and Balikpapan oil refinery bombing operations in WW II. The author determines that these operations highlight organizational

    • UPC: 535391866

  • Dresden's 70-year trauma

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    The Allied bombing of German cities in World War II was unjustifiable

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    British Dresden survivor: Everything was alight in 'evil' attack

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