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Victory in Europe, 1945

from World War to Cold war

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Cold war.,
    • World politics, 1945-1989.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
    • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Arnold A. Offner and Theodore A. Wilson.
      SeriesModern war studies
      ContributionsOffner, Arnold A., Wilson, Theodore A., 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.S65 V53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 308 p. ;
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785781M
      ISBN 100700610391
      LC Control Number00039873

      Get this from a library! VE day: victory in Europe [Robin Cross].   VE Day – which stands for ‘Victory in Europe’ Day – is the day in when the German armed forces signed an unconditional surrender, and the Second World War in Europe finally came to an end. It took place on 8 May Author: Elinor Evans.

      About Six Months in From the author of the best-selling One Minute to Midnight, a riveting account of the pivotal six-month period spanning the end of World War II, the dawn of the nuclear age, and the beginning of the Cold War. When Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill met in Yalta in February , Hitler’s armies were on the run and victory was imminent. The story of May 8, , the day the Germans surrendered and the Second World War in Europe came to an end, is recounted through archival documentation woven together with the diary entries and letters of soldiers, sailors, and airmen, combatants and civilians, young and old, prisoners of war and.

        Victory in Europe was made possible by a remarkable military collaboration between the main anti-Axis powers – the US, Russia and Britain. But the three-way relationship, between Franklin D. Europe at War, No Simple Victory; Europe East and West. and even his hobbyhorses are entertaining. The second book, "Europe East and West", is a collection of more specialized essays that Davies has published over the past ten years, but the message is the same: "Europe" does not end at the Oder-Neisse Line. Europe at War.


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