World War 2 - 75th Anniversary Book - Gift Details
This wonderful Second World War Newspaper Book has been specially created to mark the 75th anniversary, containing articles from the major British newspaper - The Daily Mirror. In it, you'll find a fascinating record of events from the war, as they happened, from the dark and foreboding days of 1939 as Britain faced up to the reality of war, to the long-awaited victory and downfall of the Nazi regime five years later. This extensive collection of newspaper coverage also includes pictorial sections, with masses of high-quality photographs of the world at war.
The book opens with a series of photographs, showing British citizens and soldiers as they prepare their country for the impending war in 1939. This is followed by the opening articles which cover the historic meeting of the British Parliament, who decide to mobilize all forces after the Germans invade Poland. Other coverage includes the D-Day landings, the Allied invasion of Italy and the advance into Germany.
Other major engagements across the world are also included; the North African campaigns, the fall of Hong Kong and Singapore, the fighting in Burma, and the bombing and surrender of Japan. The book concludes with another wonderful pictorial section with uplifting images of victory and freedom.
An evocative and educational insight into the Second World War, this book is a great read and will make a fantastic gift for anyone who has an interest in the history of the war.
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This individually bound hardback book is approximately 12 X 15" and is bound in a stylish black leather cover. This special 75th anniversary edition contains several pictorial chapters with high quality black and white photographs.