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  • DKfindout! World War II

    Discover World War II facts and hear from people who lived through the war that shaped the modern world, from the cause of the conflict to the most important battles.From the prewar rise of Nazi Germany to the start of the war with the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the end of the war in 1945 and the Nuremburg Trials, all aspects of the deadliest conflict in human history are covered in great detail in DK findout! World War II with content that is accessible and appropriate for children 6–9 years old.Series Overview: The DK findout! series hel...

    • ASIN: 1465463119

  • World War II: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House Super Edition #1: World at War, 1944 (Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker)

    In the next Magic Tree House® Fact Tracker, track the facts about World War II—with Jack and Annie!   When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House Super Edition #1: World at War, 1944, they had lots of questions. How did World War II begin? Why were so many innocent people killed? What was D-Day? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie learn all about one of the darkest hours of history.   Filled with up-to-date information, photographs, illustrations, and tidbits from Jack and Annie, th...

    • ASIN: 1101936398
    • Brand: Random House Books for Young Readers

  • Eyewitness to World War II: Unforgettable Stories and Photographs From History's Greatest Conflict

    • ASIN: 1426209703
    • Brand: National Geographic Society

  • The Second World War

    • ASIN: 039541685X
    • Brand: Mariner Books
    • UPC: 046442416856

  • What Was the Holocaust?

    A thoughtful and age-appropriate introduction to an unimaginable event—the Holocaust.The Holocaust was a genocide on a scale never before seen, with as many as twelve million people killed in Nazi death camps—six million of them Jews. Gail Herman traces the rise of Hitler and the Nazis, whose rabid anti-Semitism led first to humiliating anti-Jewish laws, then to ghettos all over Eastern Europe, and ultimately to the Final Solution. She presents just enough information for an elementary-school audience in a readable, well-researched book tha...

    • ASIN: 0451533909

  • What Was D-Day?

    In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, an armada of 7,000 ships carrying 160,000 Allied troops stormed the beaches of Nazi-occupied France. Up until then the Allied forces had suffered serious defeats, yet D -Day, as the invasion was called, spelled the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany and the Third Reich. Readers will dive into the heart of the action and discover how it was planned and carried out and how it overwhelmed the Germans who had been tricked into thinking the attack would take place elsewhere. D-Day was a major turning p...

    • ASIN: 0448484072

  • A Matter of Honor: Pearl Harbor: Betrayal, Blame, and a Family's Quest for Justice

    On the seventy-fifth anniversary, the authors of Pulitzer Prize finalist The Eleventh Day unravel the mysteries of Pearl Harbor to expose the scapegoating of the admiral who was in command the day 2,000 Americans died, report on the continuing struggle to restore his lost honor—and clear President Franklin D. Roosevelt of the charge that he knew the attack was coming.The Japanese onslaught on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 devastated Americans and precipitated entry into World War II. In the aftermath, Admiral Husband Kimmel, Commander-in-C...

    • ASIN: 0062405519
    • Brand: Harper

  • Pearl Harbor Fact & Reference Book: Everything to Know about December 7, 1941

    Who made the historic outcry, "Tora, tora, tora"? The answer to this and hundreds of other questions are included in this fascinating collection of well known and obscure facts about Pearl Harbor.

    • ASIN: 1566473292
    • Brand: Brand: Mutual Pub Co

  • Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness

    Published in time for the 75th anniversary, a gripping and definitive account of the event that changed twentieth-century America—Pearl Harbor—based on years of research and new information uncovered by a New York Times bestselling author.The America we live in today was born, not on July 4, 1776, but on December 7, 1941, when an armada of 354 Japanese warplanes supported by aircraft carriers, destroyers, and midget submarines suddenly and savagely attacked the United States, killing 2,403 men—and forced America’s entry into World War I...

    • ASIN: 1451660499
    • Brand: Scribner

  • Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished World War II Japan (Bill O'Reilly's Killing Series)

    The powerful and riveting new book in the multimillion-selling Killing series by Bill O'Reilly and Martin DugardAutumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe but is escalating in the Pacific, where American soldiers face an opponent who will go to any length to avoid defeat. The Japanese army follows the samurai code of Bushido, stipulating that surrender is a form of dishonor. Killing the Rising Sun takes readers to the bloody tropical-island battlefields of Peleliu and Iwo Jima and to the embattled Philippines, where General Douglas MacA...

    • ASIN: 1627790624
    • Brand: MacMillan Publishers

  • Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * “GRIPPING…THIS YARN HAS IT ALL.” —USA TODAY * “A WONDERFUL BOOK.” —Christian Science Monitor * “ENTHRALLING.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review) * “A MUST-READ.” —Booklist (starred review) A human drama unlike any other—the riveting and definitive full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history.Just after midnight on July 30, 1945, the USS Indianapolis is sailing alone in the Philippine Sea when she is sunk by two Japanese torpedoes. For the next five nights and four day...

    • ASIN: 1501135953
    • Brand: Simon & Schuster

  • Day of Deceit: The Truth About FDR and Pearl Harbor

    • ASIN: B000FBJHTO

  • What Were the Twin Towers? (What Was?)

    Discover the true story of the Twin Towers—how they came to be the tallest buildings in the world and why they were destroyed.When the Twin Towers were built in 1973, they were billed as an architectural wonder. At 1,368 feet, they clocked in as the tallest buildings in the world and changed the New York City skyline dramatically. Offices and corporations moved into the towers—also known as the World Trade Center—and the buildings were seen as the economic hub of the world. But on September 11, 2001, a terrorist attack toppled the towers ...

    • ASIN: 0448487853

  • The Second Most Powerful Man in the World: The Life of Admiral William D. Leahy, Roosevelt's Chief of Staff

    The life of Franklin Roosevelt's most trusted and powerful advisor, Admiral William D. Leahy, Chief of Staff to the Commander-in-Chief“Fascinating… greatly enriches our understanding of Washington wartime power.”—Madeleine AlbrightAside from FDR, no American did more to shape World War II than Admiral William D. Leahy--not Douglas MacArthur, not Dwight Eisenhower, and not even the legendary George Marshall. No man, including Harry Hopkins, was closer to Roosevelt, nor had earned his blind faith, like Leahy. Through the course of the war...

    • ASIN: B07GD4NNQB

  • The Rising Sun: The Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945 (Modern Library War)

    “[The Rising Sun] is quite possibly the most readable, yet informative account of the Pacific war.”—Chicago Sun-TimesThis Pulitzer Prize–winning history of World War II chronicles the dramatic rise and fall of the Japanese empire, from the invasion of Manchuria and China to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Told from the Japanese perspective, The Rising Sun is, in the author’s words, “a factual saga of people caught up in the flood of the most overwhelming war of mankind, told as it happened—muddled, ennobling, disgrac...

    • ASIN: 0812968581
    • Brand: Modern Library

  • The Other Side of Infamy : My Journey through Pearl Harbor and the World of War

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    • UPC: 54488039
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Fields of Battle : Pearl Harbor, the Rose Bowl, and the Boys Who Went to War

    In the wake of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the 1942 Rose Bowl was moved from Pasadena to Durham, North Carolina, out of fear of Japanese attacks on the West Coast. It remains the only

    • UPC: 55745759

  • Pearl Harbor - Into the Arizona (DVD)

    The USS Arizona has been resting on Pearl Harbors ocean floor for 75 years. For the first time since it was destroyed in 1941, scientists have the technology to take a look inside the ship.

    • UPC: 55331043
    • Model: PBSDEXPE601D

  • Pearl Harbor : The U.S. Enters World War II

    Discover how the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor impacted the rest of the World War II.This book describes the Japanese surprise attack on the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, which resulted in the

    • UPC: 11009016

  • The Pacific War : Pearl Harbor, Singapore, Midway, Guadalcanal, Philippines Sea, Iwo Jima

    From the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to the dropping of the atomic bombs on Nagasaki and Hiroshima, this superbly illustrated history explores the Pacific War in its entirety. It examines the whirlwind Japanese victories

    • UPC: 364634263

  • Pearl Harbor : The U.S. Enters World Warii: The U.S. Enters World War II

    - Front matter includes FAQs about the war's causes and a visual timeline of the events leading up to each battle. Also includes a visual spread that shows the strengths and capacities of the opposing

    • UPC: 940180718

  • Pearl Harbor Is Burning! : A Story of World War II

    Frank, who has just moved to Hawaii from Maryland, and his new friend Kenji, a Japanese-American boy, witness the attack on Pearl

    • UPC: 517394

  • Sunday in Hell : Pearl Harbor Minute by Minute

    Using long-established historical records and contemporary journals, as well as recently released wartime documents, Bill McWilliams has created a brand-new minute-by-minute narrative of the Day That Will Live in Infamy. Told from the points of

    • UPC: 40682242

  • Pearl Harbor : FDR Leads the Nation Into War

    A vivid, minute-by-minute account of the pivotal twenty-four hours following the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor from acclaimed historian Steven M.

    • UPC: 16937414
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Attack on Pearl Harbor: Strategy, Combat, Myths, Deceptions - eBook

    The December 7th, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor has been portrayed by historians as a dazzling success, brilliantly conceived and meticulously planned. With most American historians concentrating on command errors and the story of participants

    • UPC: 778821194
    • Rating: 4.5

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