Churchill: Second World War Vol 6

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Churchill, Winston:

Triumph and Tragedy

The Second World War, Volume VI

Format 15,0 cm × 21,3 cm. 716 pages, with many maps

London, Toronto, Melbourn, Sydney 

1. issue 1954

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Theme of the Volume:

How the Great Democracies triumphed, and so were able to resume the follies which had so nearly cost them their life

Inhalt

Book 1: The Tide of Victory

- D Day
- Normandy to Paris
- The piloteless Bombardment
- Attack on the South of France?
- Balkan Convulsions. The russian Victories
- Italy and the Riviera Landing
- Rome. The Greek Problem
- Alexander's Summer Offensive
- The Martyrdom of Warshaw
- The second Quebec Conference
- Advance in Burma
- The Battle of Leyte Gulf
- The Liberation of western Europe
- Prelude to a Moscow Visit
- October in Moscow
- Paris
- Counter-stroke in the Ardennes
- British Interventions in Greece
- Christmas in Athens

Book 2: The Iron Curtain

- Preparations for an new Conference
- Yalta: Plans for World Peace
- Russia and Poland: The soviet Promise
- Yalta: Finale
- Crossing the Rhine
- The polish Dispute
- Soviet Suspicions
- Western strategic Divergences
- The Climax: Roosevelt's Death
- Growing Friction with Russia
- The final Advance
- Alexander's Victory in Italy
- The german Surrender
- An uneasy Interlude
- The Chasm opens
- The End of the Coalition
- A fatefull Decision
- The Defeat of Japan
- Potsdam: The atomic Bomb
- Potsdam: The polish Frontiers
- The End of my Account

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Churchill: Second World War Vol 6

Churchill: Second World War Vol 6

Churchill, Winston:

Triumph and Tragedy

The Second World War, Volume VI

Format 15,0 cm × 21,3 cm. 716 pages, with many maps

London, Toronto, Melbourn, Sydney 

1. issue 1954

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