Gerhard L. Weinberg - A World At Arms: A Global History Of World War Ii
ISBN13: 9780521618267. ISBN10: 0521618266. by Gerhard L. Weinberg. Published by Cambridge University Press.
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Nov 9, 2002
An Historical Booster Chair
Pros: A comprehensive overview of WWII in one volume.
Cons: Attempts to capture the global event that was WWII in one volume.
A good wide-ranging introduction to WW II. Provides sufficient detail so that readers can determine what aspects or theaters of this global conflict they would like to investigate further. Read More at Epinions.com
Aug 23, 2001
Comprehensive, But Map-Challenged
Pros: Comprehensive; well-organized; objective.
Cons: Very bad maps; dry--no, arid.
For a comprehensive view of WWII, read this book (with an atlas); but if you've already read other comprehensive histories, take a raincheck on this one. Read More at Epinions.com