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The Dark Arena

Thumbtack    The Dark Arena by Mario Puzo

After coming home at the end of World War II, Walter Mosca finds himself too restless for his civilian role in America. So he returns to Germany to find the woman he had once loved-and to start some kind of life in a vanquished country. Now he enters a different kind of war, one in which he must make a fateful decision-between love and ambition, passion and greed, life and death. . . .

Year: 1955
Genre: WWII: Post-War

His Enemy, His Friend

Thumbtack    His Enemy, His Friend by John R. Tunis

When a German war-criminal-turned-soccer-star comes to play a match in post-war France, old wounds are reopened.

Year: 1967
Genre: WWII: War Crimes

Dam Busters

Thumbtack    Dam Busters by James Holland

The night of May 16, 1943. Nineteen specially adapted Lancaster bombers take off from an RAF airfield in Lincolnshire, England, each with a huge nine-thousand-pound cylindrical bomb strapped underneath it. Their mission: to head deep into the German heartland and destroy three hydroelectric dams that power the Third Reich's war machine.

Year: 2013
Genre: WWII: Europe

All the Light We Cannot See

Thumbtack    All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

From Anthony Doerr, the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning author of Cloud Cuckoo Land, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.

Year: 2014
Genre: HistoricalWorld War II

The Rise of Germany

Thumbtack    The Rise of Germany by James Holland

In The Rise of Germany, Holland draws on this research to reconsider the strategy, tactics, and economic, political, and social aspects of the war.

Year: 2015
Genre: World War IIWWII: Prelude to War

 

 

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Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1955The Dark Arena by Mario Puzo WWII: Post-War, Germany
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1967His Enemy, His Friend by John R. Tunis WWII: War Crimes, France, Germany
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2013Dam Busters by James Holland WWII: Europe, Germany, Non-Fiction
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2014All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Historical, World War II, France, Germany
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2015The Rise of Germany by James Holland World War II, WWII: Prelude to War, The War in the West, Germany, Non-Fiction
1939-1941: The War in the West

 

 

 


 

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