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The war fought between july 28, 1914, and november 11, 1918, was known at the time as the great war, the war to end war, and (in the united states) the european war only when the world went to war again in the 1930s and ’40s did the earlier confl. World war ii questions and answers - discover the enotescom community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on world war ii.
Poetry of the second world war, edited by desmond graham (chatto and windus, 1995) the poetry of war 1939-45, edited by ian hamilton (ross, 1965. Despite the numerous books on world war ii, until now there has been no one-volume survey that was both objective and comprehensive previous volumes have usually been written from an exclusively british or american point of view, or have ignored the important causes and consequences of the war a short history of world war ii is. An overview of the causes and effects of world war ii. The paperback of the a short history of world war ii by james l stokesbury at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more.