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Cover Title / Description Author / Year / ISBN
  The 900 Days: The Siege of Leningrad
Stalin's paranoid fear and hatred of the city...the most Europeanized in Russia; his inability to believe Hitler would attack; the crucial errors of Leningrad's political leaders vis-a-vis the Kremlin.

Harrison E. Salisbury

1969

Barrage: The Guns in Action Barrage: The Guns in Action
Ballantines Illustrated History of WWII. Weapons book #18. Great photographic look as the artillery of WWII. 1970
Battle of the Ruhr Pocket Battle of the Ruhr Pocket
  1971
Bilder Vi Ikke Må Glemme Bilder Vi Ikke Må Glemme
Photographs taken during the German occupation of Norway during World War II.

Hans Heiberg og Ulf Johns

1946

Bir Hakim: Desert Citadel Bir Hakim: Desert Citadel
Although De Gaulle had raised the standard of fighting France in June 1940, he had fought few French ground forces to rally to his flag. The first major units to come in were those from French West Africa who made their way across the desert to join the Eight Army in Egypt. 1971
The Bitter Years: The Invasion and Occupation of Denmark and Norway, April 1940 - May 1945 The Bitter Years: The Invasion and Occupation of Denmark and Norway, April 1940 - May 1945
This definitive and highly readable account of the German invasion and occupation of Denmark and Norway presents the first realistic appraisal of a previously neglected area of World War II history.

Richard Petrow

0688052754

1974

Folklore Fights - The Nazis: Humor in Occupied Norway, 1940-1945 Folklore Fights - The Nazis: Humor in Occupied Norway, 1940-1945
Armed with jokes, puns, and cartoons, Norwegians tried to keep their spirits high and foster the Resistance by poking fun at the occupying Germans during World War II.

Kathleen Stokker

0299154440

1995

Gestapo Gestapo SS : World War II Weapons Book, No. 8
From the twenties to the war years and the culminating horror of the extermination camps, the history of the SS and the Gestapo traces the development of the most evil system of political thought ever to oppress humanity. 1969
0060182229 Knight's Cross: A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel David Fraser 1993
Memoirs from the War Years Memoirs from the War Years Arne Fjellbu, Translated by L. A. Vigness 1947
Military Leaders of World War II Military Leaders of World War II
Profiles the lives and achievements of ten American aviators, generals, and admirals, including Claire Lee Chenault, Chester W. Nimitz, Omar Bradley, Jacqueline Cochran, and George S. Patton.

Walter Oleksy

0816030081

1994

Norge Under Okkupasjonen Norge Under Okkupasjonen Chr. A. R. Christensen 1964
Norway 1940 Norway 1940 François Kersaudy 1987
8203220878 Norway 1940-45: The Resistance Movement Olav Riste and Berit Nökleby 1970
Norway and the Second World War Norway and the Second World War Johs. Andenæs, O. Riste, and M. Skodvin 1966
Not Me! The World War II Memoir of a Reluctant Rifleman Not Me! The World War II Memoir of a Reluctant Rifleman Alexander H. Hadden 1999
Scandinavian Misadventure: The Campaign In Norway - 1940 Scandinavian Misadventure: The Campaign In Norway - 1940 Maurice Harvey 1990
Skis Against The Atom Skis Against The Atom Knut Haukelid 1989

 

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