Life's Picture History of World War II Author:Editors of LIFE LIFE'S PICTURE HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II — "It is very silly to say, as some do, that wars never settle anything. They have settled a great many things, such as the independence of the United States of America. It is a deep and true instinct of mankind to honor those who have fought, and especially those who suffered wounds and death in battle. Thi... more »s book honors, first of all and universally, those who fought honorably in World War II, the first war which was actually a worldwide war."
This massive book is set in the inimitable style of Life Magazine, with thousands of photographs and a stirring narrative written in the language of the common man. From 1939 through 1945, every military campaign of the war is covered in its entirety with maps, charts and photographs to keep the reader interested.« less