A concise account of the war - including the war in Asia and the Pacific as well as the European arena. Covers the formation of the victorious Grand Alliance and to the problems that beset it, and to Nazi Germany's relations with its allies.

chapter |11 pages


chapter 5|22 pages

The War at Sea and in the Air

chapter 6|25 pages

The War in Asia (September 1931-July 1944)

chapter 7|18 pages

The United States and the War

chapter 8|24 pages

Europe under the Nazis

chapter 9|21 pages

Two Countries at War: Britain and Germany

chapter 12|22 pages

The Soviet Advance (August 1943-April 1945)

chapter 15|8 pages