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Second World War History

Group for discussion of books on World War II. All facets of the conflict are fair game. The causes of the war, military strategy, social history, the Holocaust and outcomes.

Total members: 459 members

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Tags: WWII (3), history (2), military history (2), military strategy (1), Disciplines (1), (show all)holocaust (1), social history (1), genres (1), Books (1), book-types (1), military (1)

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Reading in 2020 4rocketjk, January 4ignore
104 Infantry Division books 1Philip-Reinders, September 2019ignore
3053rd engineer combat battalion 1Philip-Reinders, September 2019ignore
Reading in 2019 1rocketjk, July 2019ignore
Has anyone ordered an Osprey title on a Kindle or other reader/tablet device? 3suburbguy, May 2019ignore
Target Berlin: Mission 250: 6 March 1944 3Ammianus, April 2019ignore
Looking for WWII Battalion level histories for library 1ControvichLibrary, February 2019ignore
Reading in 2018 7rocketjk, November 2018ignore
Escape, Evasion and Revenge: The True Story of a German-Jewish RAF Pilot Who Bombed Berlin and Became a POW 31roomsofbooks, July 2018ignore
On the partition of Poland in WWII. A Book? 1guido47, April 2018ignore
Good Deal on Kindle Book - Last Hope Island 2jztemple, April 2018ignore
Dresden bombing recommendations 3cpg, February 2018ignore
The Manhattan Project 6guido47, December 2017ignore
Vietnam PBS Series 11rocketjk, November 2017ignore
Good Deal on Kindle Edition of new Guadalcanal Book 2jztemple, October 2017ignore
56th Chicago Book and Paper Fair - June 17, 2017 1suburbguy, June 2017ignore
2017 Reads 1Ammianus, March 2017ignore
Photos from Germany in 30's and 40's 1fredbacon, March 2017ignore
Allied POWs 1EdWyatt, March 2017ignore
Edward R. Hamilton - Catalog of December 10, 2010 4varielle, February 2017ignore
Good Deal on Kindle Version of Pacific Crucible by Ian Toll 1suburbguy, February 2017ignore
Good Deal on Kindle Version of Neptune's Inferno by James Hornfischer 1suburbguy, February 2017ignore
Currently reading in 2016 35jztemple, December 2016ignore
Good Kindle Deal - Max Hastings - The Secret War 1suburbguy, December 2016ignore
Pritzker Museum & Library (Chicago) - Fall Book Sale - Oct 14-16 1suburbguy, October 2016ignore
US Carrier History in WWII 5stellarexplorer, July 2016ignore
Good Deal on Kindle Book - The Mantle of Command 2suburbguy, July 2016ignore
Interesting article on Iwo Jima flag raising, citing new evidence on persons involved 1jztemple, May 2016ignore
Rec me please? WWll novels by participants 9chrisharpe, April 2016ignore
Current Reading - 2015 36Jestak, December 2015ignore
Recently printed unit histories 1ControvichLibrary, September 2015ignore
Three Volume History on Pacific War by Richard Frank 4sdmahaneysc, July 2015ignore
D-Day 12Ammianus, June 2015ignore
NOVA/National Geographic Special - Nazi Attack on America 3rocketjk, May 2015ignore
Book Review - Target Tokyo by James Scott 1suburbguy, April 2015ignore
Free Download: 8-Volume Official Biography of Sir Winston Churchill 2rudel519, April 2015ignore
Discovery of the Japanese Battleship Musashi 3DugsBooks, March 2015ignore
RIP - Sir Martin Gilbert 2jmnlman, February 2015ignore
Ken Burns' The Roosevelts - Favorite Book on FDR 5jztemple, January 2015ignore
Top Naval Books for 2014 1suburbguy, December 2014ignore
Naval Technology and Ship Desgin 6suburbguy, December 2014ignore
What is on your holiday book list? 2stellarexplorer, December 2014ignore
New George Marshall Biography 8DVanderlinde, December 2014ignore
RIP Joseph H. Alexander 1suburbguy, November 2014ignore
USS Houston Website 1suburbguy, August 2014ignore
Recent Dive Report on USS Houston 1suburbguy, August 2014ignore
Kindle Version of Ship of Ghosts by James Hornfishcer - Good Deal - $2.45 1suburbguy, August 2014ignore
Excellent Deals on Amazon.com Kindle Books - $2.99 - Assuming Purchase of Hardcover Book 1suburbguy, August 2014ignore
Five Came Back by Mark Harris - Hollywood Directors Go to War 4Diane-bpcb, July 2014ignore
Current Reading--Spring 2014 17Jestak, July 2014ignore
Warship 2014 is Available! 1suburbguy, July 2014ignore
Papers and Documents of the Great Men of WWII - Looking for other Titles 4fredbacon, May 2014ignore
Top 50 Churchill Books - 1968-2008 - The Churchill Centre 3suburbguy, May 2014ignore
Looking for "battle of Vosges" (44-45) stories from american or german side 3TomCat14, May 2014ignore
Link to Chester Nimitz Grey Book 1suburbguy, April 2014ignore
Two Recent Books on FDR - 1939-1942 1suburbguy, April 2014ignore
Best Books on the War 17Hedgepeth, April 2014ignore
New Book Release on Java Sea Campaign 2mburdette, April 2014ignore
Bismark by John Asmussen - Looking for a Review 1suburbguy, April 2014ignore
WWII: The South West Pacific Area 16Ammianus, April 2014ignore
Upcoming Book on Operation Neptune by Craig Symonds 1suburbguy, March 2014ignore
US Naval War College Review - German Type XXI Submarine 1suburbguy, March 2014ignore
Rommel - A Reappraisal 1Ammianus, March 2014ignore
The Books of August 8stbpriorian, February 2014ignore
Books I'm thinking about in 2014 17Kunikov, February 2014ignore
Recent Publication - The Churchill Documents - 1942 1suburbguy, February 2014ignore
Pritzker Military Museum and Library Podcasts - Recent Nomonhan Podcast 1suburbguy, February 2014ignore
Looking for Review on a Bismarck Book Title 1suburbguy, February 2014ignore
Good Price on Nelson to Vanguard: Warship Design and Development 1923-1945 at Half Price Books 1suburbguy, February 2014ignore
Currently reading in JAN'14 4charbonn, January 2014ignore
THE GERMAN CAMPAIGN IN THE BALKANS 4wbf2nd, January 2014ignore
David Glantz's Stalingrad Trilogy 1DVanderlinde, January 2014ignore
Was Santa good to you? 11charbonn, January 2014ignore
Looking for a Good Title on British Campaign in East Africa - 1940/1 5Africansky1, December 2013ignore
Stephen Roskill Series - The War at Sea - Kindle Availability 3suburbguy, December 2013ignore
Recent Book on Invasion of Norway and Denmark 3suburbguy, December 2013ignore
Treating Yourself for the Holidays? 4guido47, December 2013ignore
Bruce Gamble's Rabaul Trilogy - Third Volume is Coming 2jztemple, October 2013ignore
Has Anyone Looked At Pacific Blitzkrieg: World War II in the Central Pacific 2Ammianus, October 2013ignore
Author Richard Frank to Appear at Chicago Event - October 23 1suburbguy, October 2013ignore
A Couple of free ebooks currently on amazon UK 3suburbguy, September 2013ignore
How to write a war 5chrisharpe, September 2013ignore
What your favorite issue of Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II? 9spaceowl, September 2013ignore
What is the best biography title for Eisenhower? 4Ammianus, September 2013ignore
BBC R4: Wynford Vaughan-Thomas on a WWII Lancaster raid 3guido47, September 2013ignore
Has anyone read Eisenhower in War and Peace? 1suburbguy, September 2013ignore
Michael Gannon Submarine Titles - Kindle Bargains - 99 Cents Each 1suburbguy, August 2013ignore
Warship - Online Index 1suburbguy, August 2013ignore
Newly Released Memo Concerning Battle of Midway Newspaper Leak 1suburbguy, August 2013ignore
Merrill’s Marauders 12Ammianus, July 2013ignore
July 2013~readings 13Ammianus, July 2013ignore
Book Review of The Deserters 1suburbguy, July 2013ignore
Odyssey Exploration says it has recovered most of the silver from UK ship sunk during WWII 1suburbguy, July 2013ignore
Those Intel guys 4Ammianus, July 2013ignore
Force Z Shipwrecks Book 1suburbguy, July 2013ignore
June Readings 14guido47, July 2013ignore
New HBO series (Hanks, Spielberg) 3Ammianus, June 2013ignore
The Devil’s Brigade: The US/Canadian First Special Service Force 6Ammianus, June 2013ignore
Upcoming Titles - Naval Institute Press - Fall 2013 2jmnlman, June 2013ignore

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