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A World at Arms

A Global History of World War II

by Gerhard L. Weinberg

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: Second World War,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • 20th century,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • History / Modern / 20th Century,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages1198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7746340M
    ISBN 100521558794
    ISBN 109780521558792

    A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II Gerhard L. Weinberg, Author, Weinberg, Author Cambridge University Press $50 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Get this from a library! A world at arms: a global history of World War II. [Gerhard L Weinberg] -- "Widely hailed as a masterpiece, this is the first history of World War II to provide a truly global account of the war that encompassed six continents. Starting with the changes that restructured.

      Book Overview In a new edition featuring a new preface, A World of Arms remains a classic of global history. Widely hailed as a masterpiece, this volume remains the first history of World War II to provide a truly global account of the war that encompassed six by: A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II and other books Gerhard Ludwig Weinberg (born 1 January ) is a German-born American diplomatic and military historian noted for his studies in the history of World War interests: History of the Third Reich, .

      Actions of the Axis, the Allies, and the Neutrals are covered in every theater of the war. More importantly, the global nature of the war is examined, with new insights into how events in one corner of the world helped affect events in other distant parts. In a new edition, with a new preface, A World at Arms remains a classic of global history/5(K).   [EBOOK] DOWNLOAD US Small Arms in World War II: A photographic history of the weapons in action.


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A world at arms by Gerhard L. Weinberg; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: World War,Weltkrieg (), WORLD WAR (), Tweede Wereldoorlog, HISTORY, Guerre mondiale,Geschichte, World War. After yesterday’s World War II fiction post, now it’s time for the again culling from the excellent comments left in my original post on the topic from a while back, here are the books: Many readers suggested Anthony Beevor’s books Stalingrad and The Fall of Berlin Writes Steve: “Beevor’s Stalingrad is the better of his two books on the war.

Weinberg has set forth in "A World at Arms" a very systematic and comprehensive history of WWII from a global perspective. The book focuses on over arching strategies and themes of the war and disregards stories of individual battles or events (for instance the famous Bastonge battle received about 1 page.)/5(59).

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Weinberg writes with authority. The author of a prize-winning two-volume history of Adolf Hitler’s diplomacy and the discoverer and editor of Hitler’s second book.

Get this from a library. A world at arms: a global history of World War II. [Gerhard L Weinberg] -- A history of World War II based on existing literature and British, American, and German archives presenting a global perspective.

At once accessible, concise, and comprehensive: a masterful overview of WW II. Drawing on previously unavailable archives as well as standard sources, historian Weinberg (Foreign Policy of Hitler's Germany, etc.; Univ. of North Carolina) begins his chronicle of the great conflict with an analysis of the post-WW I events that led to a second world war.

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Weinberg Beginning with the German invasion of Poland and concluding with the Japanese surrender, this majestic overview of WW II concentrates on the tactical decisions made by Allied and Axis leaders and the interrelationship among the various theaters. A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II By Gerhard L.

Weinberg Reviewed By Eliot A. Cohen. A world at arms: a global history of World War II by Weinberg, Gerhard L. Publication date Topics World War,Tweede Wereldoorlog, Guerre mondiale,HISTORY, WORLD WAR (), Weltkrieg (), Geschichte, World War 2 Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Ambitious in scope, lacking in heartIn A World At Arms, Weinberg certainly accomplishes his objective to write a truly global history of World War II.

This book is ambitiously broad in scope, and is novel in illuminating theaters of the war that are often passed over or ignored in the context of the most major events and developments/5(30).

Ian Kershaw, author of Nazi Dictatorship and Hitler"Gerhard Weinberg is probably the world's leading expert on Hitler's foreign policy and his book on the second world war, A World At Arms, published inis by far the best single-volume history of that global sonflict."Author: Gerhard L Weinberg.