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1939 : countdown to war, Richard Overy

Label
1939 : countdown to war
Title
1939
Title remainder
countdown to war
Statement of responsibility
Richard Overy
Title variation
Nineteen thirty-nine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A leading historian re-creates the final hours of peace in Europe. On August 24, 1939, the world held its collective breath as Hitler and Stalin signed the now infamous nonaggression pact, signaling an imminent invasion of Poland and daring Western Europe to respond
Cataloging source
DLC
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Overy, R. J
Dewey number
  • 940.53/11
  • 940.52
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D741
LC item number
.O83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
1939 : countdown to war, Richard Overy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-149) and index
Contents
Prologue: Poland, Germany and the West -- Time running out : 24-26 August 1939 -- Poland in the middle : 27-31 August -- Local war or world war? : 1-3 September -- The failure of peace : 3 September 1939 -- Conclusion: Why war?
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xi, 158 p
Isbn
9780670022090
Lccn
2010004716
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn522429284
  • (OCoLC)522429284
  • 1518282
Label
1939 : countdown to war, Richard Overy
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-149) and index
Contents
Prologue: Poland, Germany and the West -- Time running out : 24-26 August 1939 -- Poland in the middle : 27-31 August -- Local war or world war? : 1-3 September -- The failure of peace : 3 September 1939 -- Conclusion: Why war?
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xi, 158 p
Isbn
9780670022090
Lccn
2010004716
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn522429284
  • (OCoLC)522429284
  • 1518282

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