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1939: A People's History of the Coming of the Second World War by [Frederick Taylor]
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Editorial Reviews


“Rich in social and cultural details that bring the era to life…conveying a powerful sense of what it felt like to watch the precipice approach.”
- Daniel Todman, Wall Street Journal

“Incisive…This exhaustive deep-dive offers fresh insights into how WWII happened.”
- Publishers Weekly

“For World War II history buffs, an illuminating study. ”
- Kirkus Reviews

“[E]ngaging [and] accessible.”
- Library Journal --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

About the Author

Frederick Taylor is the author of 1939, Dresden, The Berlin Wall, and other works of history, and he edited and translated The Goebbels Diaries, 1939–41. He lives in Cornwall, England. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • File Size : 20855 KB
  • Publication Date : May 26, 2020
  • Print Length : 448 pages
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • ASIN : B07ZTT52LX
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company; Illustrated Edition (May 26, 2020)
  • Enhanced Typesetting : Enabled
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN : 132400679X
  • Text-to-Speech : Not enabled
  • Language: : English
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Lending : Not Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 36 ratings