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War in Europe, 1939-1945

by Wood, Anthony

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Western Front.,
  • Eastern Front.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnthony Wood.
      SeriesSeminar studies in history.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756 .W66 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 114 p. ;
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2714387M
      ISBN 100582354552
      LC Control Number86007326

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      Struggle for Europe - is a card driven, card destruction game on a large game board. Modifying concepts from Lincoln, Twilight Struggle, and others. Gamers will be able to play World War II in Europe in under 2 hours. The Axis powers begin the .   He gives the first full account of the bombing war in Europe to (not just in the UK and Germany). His research is impeccable and he is able, as a result of detailed evidence, to come up with a fresh picture. Bombing in Europe, he says, was never a Reviews:

        World War II, conflict that involved virtually every part of the world during – The main combatants were the Axis powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan) and the Allies (France, Great Britain, the United States, the Soviet Union, and China). It was . Filed under: World War, -- Europe 9 Lives: An Oral History (electronic edition, c), by Aaron C. Elson (HTML at ) Summary Report (European War), by United States Strategic Bombing Survey (HTML at ).


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