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World conflict II, fought from 1939 to 1945, engulfed the globe in a shattering fight over nationwide sovereignty and person rights. It used to be additionally the most expensive conflict in historical past by way of human lifestyles, with thousands perishing in wrestle, in focus camps, and lower than the rubble of overwhelmed towns. This gripping and epic conflict is introduced powerfully to lifestyles on each web page of Time-Life Books' global conflict II in 500 Photographs. From the Nazis' early upward thrust to strength to Victory over Japan Day, this crucial advisor brings you to front traces of the conflict that modified our world.
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