The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook

3.61 avg rating
( 23 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780195174427: The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The World in Flames An edited volume of primary sources from the Second World War, The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook is the first of its kind to provide an ambitious and wide-ranging survey of the war in a convenient and comprehensive package. Conveying the sheer scale and reach of the conflict, the book's twelve chapters include sufficient narrative and analysis to enable students to grasp both the war's broad outlines and the context and significance of each particular source. Beginning with the growing disenchantment over the World War I peace settlements and the determination of German, Italian, and Japanese leaders to revise the situation, the book traces the...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

for a single-volume collection of medium length it would be difficult to better it. Even specialists should find a considerable amount of interesting material that is new to them. This is certainly an appropriate collection for students in a general university course on the Second World War. ... This is certainly a valuable collection, and one highly to be recommended. (Evan Mawdsley, War in History)

About the Author:

Both Frans Coetzee and Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee have taught at Yale and George Washington Universities and earned fellowships from the ACLS, Alexander von Humboldt, Fulbright and Mellon Foundations, the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton,and the NEH. They are the authors or editors of five books and numerous articles and maintain a website on world history, www.history4everyone.com.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780195174410: The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 0195174410 ISBN 13: 9780195174410
Publisher: OUP USA, 2012
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

Frans Coetzee, Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee
Published by Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. An edited volume of primary sources from the Second World War, The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook is the first of its kind to provide an ambitious and wide-ranging survey of the war in a convenient and comprehensive package. Conveying the sheer scale and reach of the conflict, the book's twelve chapters include sufficient narrative and analysis to enable students to grasp both the war's broad outlines and the context and significance of eachparticular source. Beginning with the growing disenchantment over the World War I peace settlements and the determination of German, Italian, and Japanese leaders to revise the situation, the book traces the descent into open, armed conflict. It covers the spectacular early successes of the Germans and Japanese, the pivotal campaigns of 1942, and the Allied effort during the remaining three years to destroy the Axis' capacity to wage war. Drawing examples from a wide range of documents, the text also includesvisual sources: propaganda posters, photos, and cartoons. Seller Inventory # AAZ9780195174427

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
31.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

2.

Frans Coetzee, Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee
Published by Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. An edited volume of primary sources from the Second World War, The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook is the first of its kind to provide an ambitious and wide-ranging survey of the war in a convenient and comprehensive package. Conveying the sheer scale and reach of the conflict, the book's twelve chapters include sufficient narrative and analysis to enable students to grasp both the war's broad outlines and the context and significance of eachparticular source. Beginning with the growing disenchantment over the World War I peace settlements and the determination of German, Italian, and Japanese leaders to revise the situation, the book traces the descent into open, armed conflict. It covers the spectacular early successes of the Germans and Japanese, the pivotal campaigns of 1942, and the Allied effort during the remaining three years to destroy the Axis' capacity to wage war. Drawing examples from a wide range of documents, the text also includesvisual sources: propaganda posters, photos, and cartoons. Seller Inventory # AAZ9780195174427

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
35.62
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

3.

Coetzee, Frans; Shevin-Coetzee, Marilyn
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0195174429. Seller Inventory # ST0195174429

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
35.63
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

4.

Coetzee, Frans; Shevin-Coetzee, Marilyn
Published by Oxford University Press (2010)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Paperback Quantity Available: 19
Seller:
NetText Store
(Lincoln, NE, U.S.A.)

Book Description Oxford University Press, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Usually ships within 24 hours in quality packaging. Satisfaction guaranteed. Books are in NEW condition. Books are in NEW condition! Your satisfaction is guaranteed! Items ship in quality packaging within 2 business days. Seller Inventory # 8800028903442

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
35.23
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.04
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

5.

Frans Coetzee, Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee
Published by OUP USA 2012-09-13 (2012)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)

Book Description OUP USA 2012-09-13, 2012. Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Seller Inventory # NU-GRD-04958210

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
31.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9.32
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

6.

Frans Coetzee
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Paperback / softback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)

Book Description Oxford University Press. Paperback / softback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9780195174427

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
33.41
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

7.

Frans Coetzee , Marilyn Shevin Coetzee
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)

Book Description Condition: New. Not Signed; An edited volume of primary sources from the Second World War, The World in Flames: A World War II Sourcebook is the first of its kind to provide an ambitious and wide-ranging survey of the war in a convenient and comprehensive package. Conveying the sheer scale and reach of the conflict, the book's. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780195174427_new

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
36.96
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.87
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

8.

Coetzee, Frans; Shevin-Coetzee, Marilyn
Published by Oxford University Press Inc (2010)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Softcover First Edition Quantity Available: 2

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc, 2010. Condition: New. Num Pages: 448 pages, 10 halftones, 5 line illus. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTB; HBWQ; KCZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 191 x 24. Weight in Grams: 786. . 2010. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Seller Inventory # V9780195174427

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

9.

Coetzee, Frans; Shevin-Coetzee, Marilyn
Published by Oxford University Press Inc
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)

Book Description Oxford University Press Inc. Condition: New. Num Pages: 448 pages, 10 halftones, 5 line illus. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTB; HBWQ; KCZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 191 x 24. Weight in Grams: 786. . 2010. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Seller Inventory # V9780195174427

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
43.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

10.

Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee, Frans Coetzee
Published by Oxford University Press, USA (2010)
ISBN 10: 0195174429 ISBN 13: 9780195174427
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0195174429

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
45.68
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book