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Terror in the East, July-August 1941 >

< Towards Leningrad, Moscow and Kiev, September 1941

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D-Day, June 1944 >

< Germany encircled, July 1944

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< Fighting for every mile, October-November 1944

Into Germany; towards the Philippines, September 1944 >

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The battle for Britain, August-September 1940 >

< 'The war is won!' (Hitler), October 1940

2

Russia at bay, September-October 1941 >

< 'Deciding the fate of Europe' (Hitler), November 1941

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Casablanca: blueprint for victory, January 1943 >

< The German armies in danger, February 1943

3

The German armies in danger, February 1943 >

< 'Drive the enemy into the sea' (Montgomery), spring 1943

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'The first crack in the Axis' (Roosevelt), summer 1943 >

< Germany and Japan in retreat, autumn 1943

3

< The limits of German conquest, December 1941

'Deciding the fate of Europe' (Hitler), November 1941 >

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Resistance, sabotage and deception, spring 1944 >

< D-Day, June 1944

4

Retribution and Remembrance, 1945-1952 >

< 'Unfinished business', 1953-1989

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< Finland defiant, November 1939

Poland defeated, October 1939 >

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Flying bombs, suicide pilots, death marches, January 1945 >

< Berlin, Manila, Dresden, Tokyo, February-March 1945

6

< 'The war is won!' (Hitler), October 1940

The battle for Britain, August-September 1940 >

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< 'The first crack in the Axis' (Roosevelt), summer 1943

'Drive the enemy into the sea' (Montgomery), spring 1943 >

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The 'new order of tyranny' (Roosevelt), winter 1940-1941 >

< The widening war, January-March 1941

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'The war is won!' (Hitler), October 1940 >

< The 'new order of tyranny' (Roosevelt), winter 1940-1941

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Towards Leningrad, Moscow and Kiev, September 1941 >

< Russia at bay, September-October 1941

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< Into Germany; towards the Philippines, September 1944

The bitter-sweet path of liberation, autumn 1944 >

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Dunkirk, May 1940 >

< The battle for France, June 1940

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Bombing, deportation, and mass murder, February-March 1944 >

< Resistance, sabotage and deception, spring 1944

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'Bleeding to death in the East' (Goebbels), winter 1943 >

< Anzio, Cassino, Kwajalein, January-February 1944

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The Scandinavian cockpit, winter 1939-1940 >

< The German attack in the West, May 1940

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< The German armies in danger, February 1943

Casablanca: blueprint for victory, January 1943 >

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< The defeat of Japan, August 1945

Alamogordo, Potsdam, Hiroshima, July-August 1945 >

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The widening war, January-March 1941 >

< The German conquest of Yugoslavia and Greece, April 1941

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< The bitter-sweet path of liberation, autumn 1944

The battles for Poland and France, summer 1944 >

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Axis triumphs, July 1942 >

< Guadalcanal, Dieppe, El Alamein, August-September 1942

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< Anzio, Cassino, Kwajalein, January-February 1944

'Bleeding to death in the East' (Goebbels), winter 1943 >

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Anzio, Cassino, Kwajalein, January-February 1944 >

< Bombing, deportation, and mass murder, February-March 1944

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< Japan strikes, December 1941

The limits of German conquest, December 1941 >

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Germany encircled, July 1944 >

< The battles for Poland and France, summer 1944

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Germany in defeat, Japan unbowed, May-July 1945 >

< Alamogordo, Potsdam, Hiroshima, July-August 1945

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< Flying bombs, suicide pilots, death marches, January 1945

Fighting for every mile, October-November 1944 >

28

< 'Unfinished business', 1953-1989

Retribution and Remembrance, 1945-1952 >

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'Drive the enemy into the sea' (Montgomery), spring 1943 >

< 'The first crack in the Axis' (Roosevelt), summer 1943

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Berlin, Manila, Dresden, Tokyo, February-March 1945 >

< The Axis in disarray; the Allies in conflict, March-April 1945

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Fighting for every mile, October-November 1944 >

< Flying bombs, suicide pilots, death marches, January 1945

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< Towards Leningrad, Moscow and Kiev, September 1941

Terror in the East, July-August 1941 >

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< Poland defeated, October 1939

The German invasion of Poland, September 1939 >

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< 'We are no longer alone' (Churchill), New Year 1942

Japan strikes, December 1941 >

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The Axis in disarray; the Allies in conflict, March-April 1945 >

< The deaths of Roosevelt, Mussolini and Hitler, April 1945

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< The end of war in Europe, May 1945

The deaths of Roosevelt, Mussolini and Hitler, April 1945 >

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< Global war, February-April 1942

'We are no longer alone' (Churchill), New Year 1942 >

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Alamogordo, Potsdam, Hiroshima, July-August 1945 >

< The defeat of Japan, August 1945

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< Axis triumphs, July 1942

The spread of resistance and terror, summer 1942 >

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Into Germany; towards the Philippines, September 1944 >

< Fighting for every mile, October-November 1944

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< Terror in the East, July-August 1941

The German invasion of Russia, June 1941 >

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< The widening war, January-March 1941

The 'new order of tyranny' (Roosevelt), winter 1940-1941 >

43

< Germany encircled, July 1944

D-Day, June 1944 >

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Global war, February-April 1942 >

< The spread of resistance and terror, summer 1942

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The German conquest of Yugoslavia and Greece, April 1941 >

< The fall of Crete; war in Africa, April-May 1941

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The German attack in the West, May 1940 >

< Dunkirk, May 1940

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< Casablanca: blueprint for victory, January 1943

The turn of the tide for the Allies, winter 1942 >

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< The 'new order of tyranny' (Roosevelt), winter 1940-1941

'The war is won!' (Hitler), October 1940 >

49

< 'Bleeding to death in the East' (Goebbels), winter 1943

Germany and Japan in retreat, autumn 1943 >

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< The turn of the tide for the Allies, winter 1942

Stalingrad and 'Torch', September-October 1942 >

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Guadalcanal, Dieppe, El Alamein, August-September 1942 >

< Stalingrad and 'Torch', September-October 1942

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< 'Deciding the fate of Europe' (Hitler), November 1941

Russia at bay, September-October 1941 >

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The German invasion of Russia, June 1941 >

< Terror in the East, July-August 1941

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< Berlin, Manila, Dresden, Tokyo, February-March 1945

Flying bombs, suicide pilots, death marches, January 1945 >

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The bitter-sweet path of liberation, autumn 1944 >

< Into Germany; towards the Philippines, September 1944

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The end of war in Europe, May 1945 >

< Germany in defeat, Japan unbowed, May-July 1945

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The limits of German conquest, December 1941 >

< Japan strikes, December 1941

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< The German conquest of Yugoslavia and Greece, April 1941

The widening war, January-March 1941 >

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< Guadalcanal, Dieppe, El Alamein, August-September 1942

Axis triumphs, July 1942 >

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< The battle for France, June 1940

Dunkirk, May 1940 >

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< The spread of resistance and terror, summer 1942

Global war, February-April 1942 >

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The deaths of Roosevelt, Mussolini and Hitler, April 1945 >

< The end of war in Europe, May 1945

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The turn of the tide for the Allies, winter 1942 >

< Casablanca: blueprint for victory, January 1943

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< Dunkirk, May 1940

The German attack in the West, May 1940 >

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< Alamogordo, Potsdam, Hiroshima, July-August 1945

Germany in defeat, Japan unbowed, May-July 1945 >

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Poland defeated, October 1939 >

< Finland defiant, November 1939

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Germany and Japan in retreat, autumn 1943 >

< 'Bleeding to death in the East' (Goebbels), winter 1943

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< Russia at bay, September-October 1941

Towards Leningrad, Moscow and Kiev, September 1941 >

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The German invasion of Poland, September 1939 >

< Poland defeated, October 1939

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< The deaths of Roosevelt, Mussolini and Hitler, April 1945

The Axis in disarray; the Allies in conflict, March-April 1945 >

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The fall of Crete; war in Africa, April-May 1941 >

< The German invasion of Russia, June 1941

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< Stalingrad and 'Torch', September-October 1942

Guadalcanal, Dieppe, El Alamein, August-September 1942 >

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The defeat of Japan, August 1945 >

< Retribution and Remembrance, 1945-1952

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The spread of resistance and terror, summer 1942 >

< Axis triumphs, July 1942

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< France's agony, Britain's resolve, June-July 1940

The battle for France, June 1940 >

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'We are no longer alone' (Churchill), New Year 1942 >

< Global war, February-April 1942

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< The German attack in the West, May 1940

The Scandinavian cockpit, winter 1939-1940 >

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< Germany and Japan in retreat, autumn 1943

'The first crack in the Axis' (Roosevelt), summer 1943 >

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The battle for France, June 1940 >

< France's agony, Britain's resolve, June-July 1940

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< The fall of Crete; war in Africa, April-May 1941

The German conquest of Yugoslavia and Greece, April 1941 >

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< The battle for Britain, August-September 1940

France's agony, Britain's resolve, June-July 1940 >

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< The German invasion of Russia, June 1941

The fall of Crete; war in Africa, April-May 1941 >

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< Germany in defeat, Japan unbowed, May-July 1945

The end of war in Europe, May 1945 >

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< Retribution and Remembrance, 1945-1952

The defeat of Japan, August 1945 >

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< 'Drive the enemy into the sea' (Montgomery), spring 1943

The German armies in danger, February 1943 >

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< Resistance, sabotage and deception, spring 1944

Bombing, deportation, and mass murder, February-March 1944 >

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Finland defiant, November 1939 >

< The Scandinavian cockpit, winter 1939-1940

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Stalingrad and 'Torch', September-October 1942 >

< The turn of the tide for the Allies, winter 1942

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< Bombing, deportation, and mass murder, February-March 1944

Anzio, Cassino, Kwajalein, January-February 1944 >

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< The battles for Poland and France, summer 1944

Germany encircled, July 1944 >

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The battles for Poland and France, summer 1944 >

< The bitter-sweet path of liberation, autumn 1944

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Japan strikes, December 1941 >

< 'We are no longer alone' (Churchill), New Year 1942

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< D-Day, June 1944

Resistance, sabotage and deception, spring 1944 >

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< The Axis in disarray; the Allies in conflict, March-April 1945

Berlin, Manila, Dresden, Tokyo, February-March 1945 >

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France's agony, Britain's resolve, June-July 1940 >

< The battle for Britain, August-September 1940

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'Deciding the fate of Europe' (Hitler), November 1941 >

< The limits of German conquest, December 1941

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< The Scandinavian cockpit, winter 1939-1940

Finland defiant, November 1939 >