"...a coherent--in fact, hypnotic--narrative offered up in a single, handsome volume... surely the finest one-volume history we have of the most important event of the century." American Heritage --
I am an avid WWII buff and had long wanted to read this book. I finally got around to it and must say that I learned a lot. I am glad I read it. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Charles W. Houseworth
What this book is NOT, is a tactical analysis of the battles in the various theater’s of operation.
If you’re looking for an objective global strategic analysis of the... Read more
Gerhard Weinberg's 1100 page masterwork "A World At Arms" drew near universal applause when first published in 1994. Read morePublished 3 months ago by HMS Warspite
Excellent, 360-degree panorama, including telling details from primary sources like reports decrypted from diplomatic and military signals traffic of the belligernants--Ultra &... Read morePublished 5 months ago by david verzoni
One of the best History books I have ever read. This book will be the definitive guide for me in World War II history. Dense yet well written. Read morePublished 7 months ago by thomasw333
This was an optional text book for a WWII history class I took & it was an excellent resource! Helped give me the edge I needed in class. It is a huge 1000 page book & very heavy. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Lorie Hahnl