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Arms and policy, 1939-1944.

Hoffman Nickerson

Arms and policy, 1939-1944.

by Hoffman Nickerson

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns,
  • Military art and science

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 347.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743 N54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination356p.
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15160448M

      The most illuminating single volume history of WWII, and one of the very best books on the war, period. It has incisive insights that reemerge in other great books on the war, such as Adam Tooze's the Wages of Destruction: the ultimately futile and vastly destructive and genocidal attempt of a middling power, such as Germany was, to challenge the changing global balance of power vis a vis /5(73). Arms, Men and Governments: The War Policies of Canada, Official history of the Canadian Government's policies in the Second World War, from to PDF version, MB.

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