World War I in 40 PostersWorld War I in 40 Posters
Ann P. Linder
Published during the war's centennial, this is the story of the First World War through forty propaganda posters. Essays explain each poster, unpacking the visual imagery and setting the poster within the military, political, social, and cultural history of the war.Informative, provocative, and entertaining discussion of posters that are historical ...
Number of pages: 152 | Publication Date: 2016-04-01 | ISBN-13: 9780811716666

For Home and CountryFor Home and Country
Celia M. Kingsbury
World War I prompted the first massive organized propaganda campaign of the twentieth century. Posters, pamphlets, and other media spread fear about the “Hun,” who was often depicted threatening American families in their homes, while additional campaigns encouraged Americans and their allies to support the war effort. With most men actively in ...
Number of pages: 326 | Publication Date: 2010-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9780803224742

At War with MetaphorAt War with Metaphor
Deborah Wills
When photographs documenting the torture and humiliation of prisoners at Abu Ghraib came to the attention of a horrified public, national and international voices were raised in shock, asking how this happened. At War with Metaphor offers an answer, arguing that the abuses of Abu Ghraib were part of a systemic continuum of dehumanization. This cont ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 2009-07-15 | ISBN-13: 9780739121993

The Innocence of Kaiser Wilhelm IIThe Innocence of Kaiser Wilhelm II
Christina Croft
Almost a century after the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, Kaiser Wilhelm II is still viewed as either a warmonger or a madman, as the hundred-year-old propaganda posters remain fixed in the general consciousness. Was he, though, truly responsible for the catastrophe of the First World War, or was he in fact a convenient scapegoat, blamed for ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2015-07-07 | ISBN-13: 9781514759974

Heroes of the Reich Volume OneHeroes of the Reich Volume One
Mike Walsh
Churchill's war catapulted ordinary people into global fame. This multi-biography provides illustrated vignettes of those who freely gave their loyalty and their lives to the Führer’s Reich. Heroes of the Reich offer a potpourri of normal Germans facing the combined onslaught by British, the Soviet and American Empires. It salutes the bravery of ...
Number of pages: 122 | Publication Date: 2015-01-19 | ISBN-13: 9781507620359

How Britain Initiated both World WarsHow Britain Initiated both World Wars
Nick Kollerstrom
This enlarged, second edition explores the concept of wanting to initiate a world war: and why Britain did this. By examining the two world wars together, an improved perspective is obtained. It's an anti-war polemic, concerning Britain's responsibilty for initiating the two great world wars of the 20th century, against a country that had always de ...
Number of pages: 142 | Publication Date: 2016-05-24 | ISBN-13: 9781530993185

BloodlandsBloodlands
Timothy Snyder
From the bestselling author of On Tyranny, the definitive history of Hitler's and Stalin's wars against the civilians of Europe in World War TwoAmericans call the Second World War "The Good War."But before it even began, America's wartime ally Josef Stalin had killed millions of his own citizens--and kept killing them during and after the war. Befo ...
Number of pages: 560 | Publication Date: 2012-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9780465031474

Woodrow Wilson WarmongerWoodrow Wilson Warmonger
M S King
Though not nearly as glorified as the Second World War which followed two decades later; America’s entry into World War I is generally regarded as a noble cause. We needed to fight in order to “make the world safe for democracy”, or so the goof-ball narrative goes. Mainly for that reason, Woodrow Wilson is ranked as one of the “Top Ten” P ...
Number of pages: 28 | Publication Date: 2015-05-06 | ISBN-13: 9781512085655

D DAY Through German EyesD DAY Through German Eyes
Holger Eckhertz
This is the hidden side of D-Day which has fascinated readers/listeners around the world. Almost all accounts of D-Day are told from the Allied perspective, with the emphasis on how German resistance was overcome on June 6, 1944. But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers and gun emplacements of the Normandy coast, facing the onslau ...
Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2016-10-25 | ISBN-13: 9781536617634

D DAY Through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944D DAY Through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944
Holger Eckhertz
This new paperback edition contains Book One and Book Two of this series, revealing the hidden side of D Day which has fascinated readers around the world. Almost all accounts of D Day are told from the Allied perspective. But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers of the Normandy coast, facing the onslaught of the mightiest invasio ...
Number of pages: 330 | Publication Date: 2016-11-04 | ISBN-13: 9781539586395

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