Bibliography of World War II

This is a bibliography of works on World War II.

Primary sourcesEdit

American authorsEdit

  • Acheson, Dean (1969). Present at the Creation: My Years in the State Department. New York: W.W. Norton.
  • Bradley, Omar N. (1951). A Soldier's Story. New York: Henry Holt & Co.
  • Calvert, James F. (1995). Silent Running: My Years on a World War II Attack Submarine. New York: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Eisenhower, David (1986). Eisenhower at War, 1943–1945. New York: Random House.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1948). Crusade in Europe. New York: Doubleday. - memoirs
  • Eisenhower, John (2003). General Ike. New York: Free Press.
  • Halsey, William F., Jr.; Bryan, J., III (1947). Admiral Halsey's Story. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki; Houston, James D. (1973). Farewell to Manzanar. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. - memoir of the internment of Japanese Americans
  • MacArthur, Douglas (1964). Reminiscences. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Patton, George S. (1947). War as I Knew It. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
  • ——— (1972–1974). Blumenson, Martin (ed.). The Patton Papers. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

British authorsEdit

French authorsEdit

  • Baudouin, Paul (1948). Private Diaries: March 1940-January 1941. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode.
  • Beauvoir, Simone de (1963). La Force des Choses [The Force of Things] (in French). Paris: Gallimard.
  • Bidault, Georges (1965). D'une résistance a l'autre [Resistance: The Political Autobiography of Georges Bidault] (in French). Paris: Les Presses du Siécle.
  • de Gaulle, Charles (1955). War Memoirs. Vol. 1, The Call to Honor 1940–1942. Translated by Griffin, Jonathan. New York: Viking.

German authorsEdit

  • Anonymous German woman (2005). A Woman in Berlin. London: Virago. - diary
  • Altner, Helmut (2002). Berlin: Dance of Death. Translated by Le Tissier, Tony. Havertown, Penn.: Casemate. - memoir
  • Below, Nicolaus von (1980). Als Hitler's Adjutant, 1937–1945 [At Hitler's Side: The Memoirs of Hitler's Luftwaffe Adjutant, 1937–1945] (in German). Mainz: Hase & Koehler.
  • Böll, Heinrich (2001). Briefe aus dem Krieg 1939–1945 [Letters from the War 1939–1945] (in German). Cologne: Kiepenhauer & Witsch.
  • Guderian, Heinz (1952). Erinnerungen eines Soldaten [Panzer Leader] (in German). Translated by Fitzgibbon, Constantine. New York: E. P. Dutton.
  • Halder, Franz (1947). War Journal of Franz Halder. vols. 1–8. United States: A.G. EUCOM. |volume= has extra text (help)
  • Manstein, Erich von (1955). Verlorene Siege [Lost Victories] (in German).
  • Speer, Albert (1997). Inside the Third Reich. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Italian authorsEdit

  • Ciano, Count Galeazzo (1945). Ciano's Hidden Diary, 1937–1938. Garden City, New York: Doubleday.
  • ——— (1946). Wilson, Hugh (ed.). The Ciano Diaries: 1939–1943. New York: Doubleday.

Japanese authorsEdit

Soviet authorsEdit

  • Berezkhov, Valentin (1994). At Stalin's Side: His Interpreter's Memoirs From the October Revolution to the Fall of the Dictator's Empire. Seacaucus, N.J.: Carol Pub. Group.
  • ——— (1983). History in the Making: Memoirs of World War II Diplomacy. Moscow: Progress Publishers.
  • Khrushchev, Nikita S. (1970). Talbott, Strobe (ed.). Khrushchev Remembers. Boston: Little, Brown & Co.

Secondary sourcesEdit

General historiesEdit

  • Baker, Nicholson (2006). Human Smoke: The Beginnings of World War II, the End of Civilization. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • Baudot, Marcel; et al., eds. (1980) [First published 1977]. The Historical Encyclopedia of World War II. Translated by Dilson, Jesse. New York: Facts On File. ISBN 0-87196-401-5. LCCN 80020339. OCLC 20533793. OL 4105655M.
  • Beevor, Antony (2012). The Second World War. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
  • Bell, P. M. H. (2011). Twelve Turning Points of the Second World War. New Haven and London: Yale University Press.
  • Bess, Michael (2008). Choices under Fire: Moral Dimensions of World War II. New York: Vintage.
  • Bigelow, Barbara C.; Slovey, Christine (2000). World War II: Primary Sources. Detroit: UXL.
  • Bishop, Chris, ed. (2002). The Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War II. New York: Metro Books.
  • Burleigh, Michael (2010). Moral Combat: Good and Evil in World War II. New York: Harper Collins.
  • Calvocoressi, Peter; Wint, Guy (1972). Total War: The Story of World War II. New York: Pantheon.
  • Commager, Henry Steele (1991). The Story of the Second World War. Washington DC: Brassey's.
  • Davies, Norman (2008). No Simple Victory: World War II in Europe, 1939–1945. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Dear, I. C. B.; Foot, M. R. D., eds. (1995). The Oxford Guide to World War II. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Deighton, Len (1993). Blood, Tears and Folly: An Objective Look at World War II. New York: Harper Collins. - covers from 1917 to 1941
  • Ellis, John (1990). Brute Force: Allied Strategy and Tactics in the Second World War. London: Viking.
  • Federal Republic of Germany, Militärgeschichtliches Forschungsamt (Military History Research Office) (1979–2008). Das Deutsche Reich und der Zweite Weltkrieg [The German Reich and the Second World War] (in German). 13 volumes. Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt.
  • Gilbert, Martin (1989). The Second World War. New York: Henry Holt and Company.
  • Hanson, Victor Davis (2017). The Second World Wars: How the First Global Conflict Was Fought and Won. New York: Basic Books.
  • Harrison, Mark (1998). The Economics of World War II: Six Great Powers in International Comparison. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Hastings, Max (2001). All Hell Let Loose: The World at War 1939–1945. London: Harper Collins.
  • ——— (2016). The Secret War: Spies, Ciphers, and Guerrillas, 1939–1945. New York: Harper.
  • Holt, Thaddeus (2004). The Deceivers: Allied Military Deception in the Second World War. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
  • Hogg, Ian V. (1996). Dictionary of World War II. Lincolnwood, Illinois: NTC Publishing.
  • Ireland, Bernard (1998). Jane's Naval History of World War II. New York: HarperCollins. ISBN 0-00-472143-8. LCCN 99159346. OCLC 246589604. OL 62805M.
  • Keegan, John, ed. (1989). The Times Atlas of the Second World War. New York: Harper & Row.
  • ——— (1989). The Second World War. New York: Viking.
  • ——— (1995). Who's Who In World War II. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Kitchen, Martin (1990). A World in Flames: A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia, 1939–1945. London: Longman.
  • Lyons, Michael J. (1999). World War II: A Short History. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall.
  • Mercer, Derrik, ed. (1990). Chronicle of the Second World War. Harlow, Essex, UK: Longman Group.
  • Miller, Nathan (1995). War at Sea: A Naval History of World War II. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Milward, Alan (1977). War, Economy and Society, 1939–1945. London: Alan Lane.
  • Murray, Williamson; Millett, Allan R. (2000). A War To Be Won: Fighting the Second World War. Harvard University Press.
  • Nardo, Don (2005). World War II. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.
  • Overy, Richard (1997). Why the Allies Won. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.
  • ———, ed. (2015). The Oxford Illustrated History of World War II. Oxford University Press.
  • Parker, R. A. C. (2002). Second World War: A Short History. Oxford: Oxford Paperbacks.
  • Parrish, Thomas; Marshall, S. L. A. (1978). The Simon and Schuster Encyclopedia of World War II. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • Polmar, Norman; Allen, Thomas (1996). World War II: The Encyclopedia of the War Years, 1941–1945. New York: Random House. (reprints have slightly different titles)
  • "Purnell's History of the Second World War". Paulton, Eng.: Purnell & Sons. Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help) – magazine series
  • Roberts, Andrew (2011). The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War. New York: Harper Perennial.
  • Schreiber, Gerhard (2003). Der Zweite Weltkrieg. München: Verlag C.H.Beck.
  • Snell, John L. (1965). Illusion and Necessity: The Diplomacy of Global War, 1939–1945. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
  • Snyder, Louis L. (1982). Historical Guide to World War II. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press.
  • Stokesbury, James L. (1980). A Short History of World War II. New York: Morrow.
  • Taylor, A. J. P. (1961). The Origins of the Second World War. London: Hamish Hamilton.
  • Tucker, Spencer; Roberts, Priscilla Mary, eds. (2005). World War II: A Student Encyclopedia. 5 volumes. Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO.
  • Waller, John H. (1996). The Unseen War in Europe: Espionage and Conspiracy in the Second World War. New York: Random House.
  • Ward, Geoffrey C.; Burns, Ken (2007). The War: An Intimate History, 1941–1945. New York: A. A. Knopf. ISBN 978-0-307-26283-7. LCCN 2007003640. OCLC 209249990. OL 22764689M.
  • Weinberg, Gerhard L. (1994). A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II. New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Willmott, H.P. (2008). The Great Crusade. Dulles, Virginia: Potomac Books.
  • Winkler, Heinrich August (2015). The Age of Catastrophe: A History of the West, 1914–1945. New Haven and London: Yale University Press.
  • Wright, Gordon (1968). The Ordeal of Total War, 1939–1945. New York: Harper & Row.

AtlasesEdit

  • Faulkner, Marcus & Wilkinson, Peter (2012). War at Sea: A Naval Atlas, 1939–1945. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press.
  • Gilbert, Martin (2009). The Routledge Atlas of the Second World War.
  • Horrabin, J. F. (1941–1943). An Atlas History Of The Second Great War. 9 volumes. — 7 volumes are viewable at archive.org
  • Hyslop, Stephen G.; Kagan, Neil (2018). Atlas of World War II: History's Greatest Conflict Revealed Through Rare Wartime Maps and New Cartography.
  • Keegan, John (1989). The Times Atlas of the Second World War.
  • Smurthwaite, David (2000). The Pacific War Atlas 1941–1945.
  • Swanston, Alexander; Swanston, Malcolm (2014). The Historical Atlas of World War II.
  • Young, Peter; Natkiel, Richard, eds. (2000). The Cassell Atlas of the Second World War.

European TheatreEdit

  • Addison, Paul; Calder, Angus, eds. (1997). Time to Kill: The Soldier's Experience of War in the West, 1939–1945. London: Pimlico.
  • Ahonen, Pertti; Kochanowski, Jerzy; Corni, Gustavo (2008). Occupation in Europe—People on the Move: Forced Population Movements in Europe in the Second World War and its Aftermath. London: Berg.
  • Axworthy, Mark; Scafes, Cornel I.; Crǎciuniou, Cristian (1995). Third Axis, Fourth Ally: Romanian Armed Forces in the European War, 1941–1945. London: Arms and Armour.
  • Beevor, Antony (2002). The Fall of Berlin, 1945. New York: Penguin.
  • ——— (2018). The Battle of Arnhem: The Deadliest Airborne Operation of World War II. New York: Viking.
  • Blair, Clay (1996). Hitler's U-Boat War: The Hunters, 1939–1942. New York: Random House.
  • ——— (1998). Hitler's U-Boat War: The Hunted, 1942–1945. New York: Random House.
  • Bower, Tom (1997). Nazi Gold: The Full Story of the Fifty-Year Swiss-Nazi Conspiracy to Steal Billions from Europe's Jews and Holocaust Survivors. New York: HarperCollins.
  • Burdick, Charles B. (1968). Germany's Military Strategy and Spain in World War II. Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press.
  • Carlgren, W. M. (1977). Swedish Foreign Policy during the Second World War. Translated by Spencer, Arthur. New York: St. Martin's.
  • Carter, Carolle J. (1977). The Shamrock and the Swastika: German Espionage in Ireland in World War II. Palo Alto, California: Pacific Books. ISBN 0-87015-221-1.
  • Cole, Hugh M. (1950). The Lorraine Campaign: The European Theater of Operations Series. Washington, D.C.: Department of the Army.
  • Cornelius, Deborah S. (2011). Hungary in World War II: Caught in the Cauldron. New York: Fordham University Press.
  • Corum, James S.; Mertelsmann, Olaf; Piirimaee, Kaarel, eds. (2014). The Second World War and the Baltic States. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften.
  • Davies, Norman (2006). Europe at War 1939–1945: No Simple Victory. London: Macmillan.
  • De Jong, Loe (1969–1991). The Kingdom of the Netherlands During World War II. 14 volumes. Amsterdam: Dutch Institute for War Documentation. — official history
  • Deletant, Dennis (2006). Hitler's Forgotten Ally: Ion Antonescu and His Regime, Romania 1940–1944. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Dimbleby, Jonathan (2016). The Battle of the Atlantic: How the Allies Won the War. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.
  • DiNardo, Richard (2005). Germany and the Axis Powers: From Coalition to Collapse. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Dreisziger, Nandor F., ed. (1983). Hungary and the Second World War. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.
  • Duggan, John P. (1985). Neutral Ireland and the Third Reich. Dublin, Ireland: Gill and Macmillan.
  • Dwyer, T. Ryle (2009). Behind the Green Curtain: Ireland's Phoney Neutrality during World War II. Dublin, Ireland: Gill and Macmillan.
  • Edwards, Robert (2008). The Winter War: Russia's Invasion of Finland, 1939–1940. New York: Pegasus.
  • Fenyo, Mario D. (1972). Hitler, Horthy, and Hungary: German-Hungarian Relations, 1941–1944. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press.
  • Fisk, Robert (1983). In Time of War: Ireland, Ulster, and the Price of Neutrality, 1939–1945. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • Gawne, Jonathan (1998). Spearheading D-Day: American Special Units, 6 June 1944. New York: Casemate.
  • Giurescu, Dinu C. (2000). Romania in the Second World War, 1939–1945. Boulder, Colorado: East European Monographs.
  • Grier, Howard D. (2007). Hitler, Dönitz, and the Baltic Sea: The Third Reich's Last Hope, 1944–1945. Annapolis: U.S. Naval Institute Press.
  • Halbrook, Stephen (2010). The Swiss and the Nazis. Philadelphia: Casemate Pub.
  • Hapgood, David (2002). Monte Cassino: The Story of the Most Controversial Battle of World War II. New York: Da Capo Press.
  • Hastings, Max (2004). Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944–1945. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Hill, Alexander (2017). The Red Army and the Second World War. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Kaufmann, J. E.; Jurga, Robert M. (1999). Fortress Europe, European Fortifications of World War II. London: Greenhill Books.
  • Keegan, John (1994). Six Armies in Normandy. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Kershaw, Ian (2015). To Hell and Back: Europe, 1914–1949. New York: Viking.
  • Knox, MacGregor (2000). Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940–1943. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Kreis, Georg (2000). Switzerland and the Second World War. London: Cass.
  • Krosby, H. Peter (1968). Finland, Germany, and the Soviet Union, 1940–1941: The Petsamo Dispute. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.
  • Leitz, Christian (2000). Nazi Germany and Neutral Europe during the Second World War. Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press.
  • Levine, Alan J. (2000). From the Normandy Beaches To The Baltic Sea: The Northwest Europe Campaign, 1944–1945. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.
  • Littlejohn, David (1972). The Patriotic Traitors: A History of Collaboration in German-Occupied Europe, 1940–45. London: Heinemann.
  • ——— (1987). Foreign Legions of the Third Reich Vol. 1 Norway, Denmark, France. Bender Publishing.
  • Lukacs, John (1999). Five Days in London, May 1940. New Haven and London: Yale University Press.
  • Lunde, Henrik O. (2011). Finland's War of Choice: The Troubled German-Finnish Coalition in World War II. Havertown, Pennsylvania: Casemate.
  • Gilmour, John (2011). Sweden, the Swastika and Stalin: The Swedish Experience in the Second World War. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
  • Glantz, David M. (2007). Red Storm over the Balkans: The Failed Soviet Invasion of Romania, Spring 1944. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Macartney, Carlile A. (1956–1957). October Fifteenth: A History of Modern Hungary 1929–1945. 2 vols. Edinburgh: University Press.CS1 maint: location (link)
  • Macdonald, Charles B. (1969). The Mighty Endeavor: American Armed Forces in the European Theater in World War II. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Morgan, Philip (2007). The Fall of Mussolini: Italy, the Italians, and the Second World War. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Murray, Williamson (1984). The Change in the European Balance of Power 1938–1939. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.
  • O'Hara, Vincent (2009). Struggle for the Middle Sea: The Great Navies at War in the Mediterranean Theater, 1940–1945. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  • Payne, Stanley G. (2008). Franco and Hitler: Spain, Germany, and World War II. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press.
  • Perry, Marvin (2013). World War II in Europe: A Concise History. Boston: Wadsworth Publishing.
  • Petrow, Richard (1974). The Bitter Years: The Invasion and Occupation of Denmark and Norway, April 1940–May 1945. New York: Morrow.
  • Pike, David Wingeate (2008). Franco and the Axis Stigma. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Rachev, Stoyan (1981). Anglo-Bulgarian Relations during the Second World War, 1939–1944. Translated by Kostov, Stefan. Sofia, Bulgaria: Sofia.
  • Ramet, Sabrina P., ed. (2007). The Independent State of Croatia, 1941–45. London: Routledge.
  • Ryan, Cornelius (1995). A Bridge Too Far: The Classic History of the Greatest Airborne Battle of World War II. New York: Simon and Schuster.
  • Sebag-Montefiore, Hugh (2006). Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
  • Smith, Colin (2009). England's Last War against France: Fighting Vichy 1940–1942. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson.
  • Statiev, Alexander (2010). The Soviet Counterinsurgency in the Western Borderlands. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Tamkin, Nicholas (2009). Britain, Turkey, and the Soviet Union, 1940–45: Strategy, Diplomacy, and Intelligence in the Eastern Mediterranean. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Trotter, William R. (1991). A Frozen Hell: The Russo-Finnish Winter War of 1939–40. New York: Algonquin.
  • Thomas, R. T. (1979). Britain and Vichy: The Dilemma of Anglo-French Relations, 1940–42. New York: St. Martin's.
  • Ungvary, Krisztian (2005). The Siege of Budapest: One Hundred Days in World War II. New Haven and London: Yale University Press.
  • Van Dyke, Carl (1997). The Soviet Invasion of Finland, 1939–40. London: Cass.
  • Vehviläinen, Olli (2002). Finland in the Second World War: Between Germany and Russia. Gordonsville: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Vintras, Roland E. (1974). The Portuguese Connection: The Secret History of the Azores Base. London: Bachman and Turner.
  • Weber, Frank G. (1979). The Evasive Neutral: Germany, Britain, and the Quest for a Turkish Alliance in the Second World War. Columbia: University of Missouri Press.
  • Weber, Ronald (2011). The Lisbon Route: Entry and Escape in Nazi Europe. Lanham, Maryland: Ivan R. Dee.
  • Weigley, Russell F. (1981). Eisenhower's Lieutenants: The Campaigns of France and Germany 1944–1945. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
  • Weiss, Kenneth G. (1980). The Azores in Diplomacy and Strategy, 1940–1945. Alexandria, Virginia: Institute of Naval Studies, Center for Naval Analysis.
  • Wilmot, Chester (1952). The Struggle for Europe. New York: Harper.
  • Wiskemann, Elizabeth (1949). The Rome-Berlin Axis. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press.
  • Wylie, Neville, ed. (2001). European Neutrals and Non-Belligerents during the Second World War. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Wylie, Neville (2003). Britain, Switzerland, and the Second World War. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Zabecki, David, ed. (1999). World War II in Europe: An Encyclopedia. 2 volumes. New York: Routledge.

Invasion of PolandEdit

  • Böhler, Jochen (2006). Auftakt zum Vernichtungskrieg: Die Wehrmacht in Polen 1939 [Prelude to the War of Extermination: The Wehrmacht in Poland, 1939] (in German). Frankfurt am Main: Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag.
  • Forczyk, Robert (2019). Case White: The Invasion of Poland. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • Kochanski, Halik (2012). The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
  • Koskodan, Kenneth K. (2009). No Greater Ally: The Untold Story of Poland's Forces in World War II. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • Moorhouse, Roger (2019). First to Fight: The Polish War 1939. London: Bodely Head.
  • ——— (2020). Poland 1939: The Outbreak of World War II. New York: Basic Books.
  • Rossino, Alexander B. (2003). Hitler Strikes Poland: Blitzkrieg, Ideology, and Atrocity. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Zaloga, Steven; Madej, Victory (1991). The Polish Campaign, 1939. New York: Hippocrene.

Invasions of France and the Low CountriesEdit

Battle of BritainEdit

  • Addison, Paul; Craig, Jeremy, eds. (2010). Listening to Britain: Home Intelligence Reports on Britain's Finest Hour, May to September 1940. London: Bodley Head.
  • Bishop, Patrick (2004). Fighter Boys: Saving Britain, 1940. London: Harper Perennial.
  • Deighton, Len (1977). Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain. London: Jonathan Cape.
  • Holland, James (2012). The Battle of Britain: Five Months That Changed History, May–October 1940. New York: St. Martin's Griffin.
  • Morgan, David; Evans, Mary (1993). The Battle for Britain: Citizenship and Ideology in the Second World War. New York: Routledge.
  • Overy, Richard (2002). The Battle of Britain: The Myth and the Reality. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.
  • Todman, Daniel (2016). Britain's War: Into Battle, 1937–1941. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.

Balkan CampaignEdit

  • Beevor, Antony (1991). Crete: The Battle and the Resistance. London: John Murray.

East African CampaignEdit

North African CampaignEdit

  • Atkinson, Rick (2002). An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942–1943. New York: Henry Holt & Co.
  • Barnett, Correlli (1960). The Desert Generals. London: George, Allen & Unwin.
  • Barr, Niall (2006). The Pendulum of War: The Three Battles of El-Alamein. London: Overlook Press.
  • Kitchen, Martin (2009). Rommel's Desert War: Waging World War II in North Africa, 1941–1943. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Latimer, Jon (2002). Alamein. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
  • Lewin, Ronald (1977). The Life and Death of the Afrika Korps. New York: Quadrangle.
  • Levine, Alan J. (1999). The War Against Rommel's Supply Lines, 1942–1943. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger Publishers.

German-Soviet War 1941–1945Edit

  • Adair, Paul (1994). Hitler's Greatest Defeat: The Collapse of Army Group Centre, June 1944. London: Arms and Armour.
  • Baker, Lee (2009). The Second World War on the Eastern Front. London: Pearson Longman.
  • Barber, John; Dzeniskevich, A. R., eds. (2005). Life and Death in Besieged Leningrad, 1941–1944. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave.
  • Bartov, Omer (1986). The Eastern Front 1941–1945: The Barbarisation of Warfare. New York: St. Martin's Press.
  • Beevor, Antony (1998). Stalingrad. London: Viking.
  • Bergstrom, Christer (2007). Kursk: The Air Battle, July 1943. Hersham, UK: Classic Publications.
  • Boog, Horst; et al. (1998). Osers, Ewald (ed.). The Attack on the Soviet Union. Germany and the Second World War. IV. Oxford: Clarendon. ISBN 9780198228868. LCCN 99223914. OL 106342M.
  • ———; et al. (2001). Osers, Ewald (ed.). The Global War. Germany and the Second World War. VI. Oxford: Clarendon. ISBN 978-0198738305. OL 7397819M.
  • Citino, Robert M. (2007). Death of the Wehrmacht: The German Campaigns of 1942. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Craig, William (1973). Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Dibold, Hans (2001). Doctor at Stalingrad. Littleton, Colorado: Aberdeen Publishing.
  • Duffy, Christopher (1993). Red Storm on the Reich: The Soviet March on Germany, 1945. New York: Da Capo Press.
  • Dunn, Walter S. (2000). Soviet Blitzkrieg: The Battle for White Russia, 1944. Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner.
  • Einsiedel, Heinrich Graf von; Wieder, Joachim (1998). Stalingrad: Memories and Reassessments. New York: Sterling Publishing.
  • Erickson, John (1984). The Road to Stalingrad: Stalin's War with Germany. 1. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.
  • Forczyk, Robert (2007). Panther vs. T-34: Ukraine 1943. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • ——— (2009). Leningrad 1941–44: The Epic Siege. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • ——— (2014). Where Iron Crosses Grow: The Crimea 1941–44. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • Fritz, Stephen G. (1995). Frontsoldaten: The German Soldier in World War II. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky.
  • Fritz, Stephen G. (2011). Ostkrieg: Hitler's War of Extermination in the East. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky.
  • Glantz, David M. (2002). The Battle for Leningrad, 1941–1944. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • ——— (2011). After Stalingrad: The Red Army's Winter Offensive 1942–1943. Oxford: Helion and Company.
  • Glantz, David M.; House, Jonathan (1995). When Titans Clashed: How the Red Army Stopped Hitler. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • ———; House, Jonathan (1999). The Battle of Kursk. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • ———; House, Jonathan (2009). To the Gates of Stalingrad: Soviet—German Combat Operations April to August 1942. Lawrence KS: University Press of Kansas.
  • ———; House, Jonathan (2009). Armageddon in Stalingrad: September to November 1942. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • Hartmann, Christian (2013). Operation Barbarossa: Germany's War in the East, 1941–1945. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Hayward, Joel (1998). Stopped at Stalingrad: The Luftwaffe and Hitler's Defeat in the East, 1942–1943. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • Healy, Mark. (2008). Zitadelle: The German Offensive Against the Kursk Salient 4–17 July 1943. The History Press.
  • Hellbeck, Jochen (2015). Stalingrad: The City That Defeated The Third Reich. New York: PublicAffairs.
  • Hill, Alexander (2017). The Red Army and the Second World War. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Jones, Michael K. (2007). Stalingrad: How the Red Army Survived the German Onslaught. Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania: Casemate.
  • Kehrig, Manfred (1974). Stalingrad. Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags Anstalt.
  • Mawdsley, Evan (2005). Thunder in the East: The Nazi-Soviet War, 1941–1945. London: Hodder Arnold.
  • Megargee, Geoffrey P. (2006). War of Annihilation: Combat and Genocide on the Eastern Front, 1941. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Müller, Rolf-Dieter; Ueberschär, Gerd R. (1997). Hitler's War in the East, 1941–1945: A Critical Assessment. Oxford: Berghahn.
  • Niepold, Gerd (1987). Battle for White Russia: The Destruction of Army Group Center, June 1944. London: Brassey's Defense Publishers.
  • Raus, Erhard (2003). Panzer Operations: The Eastern Front Memoir of General Raus, 1941–1945. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Da Capo Press.
  • Reid, Anna (2012). Leningrad: The Epic Siege of World War II, 1941–1944. New York: Walker & Co.
  • Reinhardt, Klaus (1992). Moscow: The Turning Point. Oxford: Berg.
  • Roberts, Geoffrey (2002). Victory at Stalingrad: The Battle that Changed History. New York: Longman.
  • Salisbury, Harrison E. (1969). The 900 Days: The Siege of Leningrad. London: Pan.
  • Seaton, Albert (1971). The Russo-German War, 1941–1945. London: Arthur Barker.
  • Stahel, David (2009). Operation Barbarossa and Germany's Defeat in the East. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • ——— (2011). Kiev 1941: Hitler's Battle for Supremacy in the East. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • ——— (2013). Operation Typhoon. Hitler's March on Moscow. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • ——— (2019). Retreat from Moscow: A New History of Germany's Winter Campaign, 1941–1942. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
  • Zetterling, Niklas; Frankson, Anders (2000). Kursk 1943: A Statistical Analysis. London: Frank Cass.
  • Ziemke, Earl F. (1968). Stalingrad to Berlin: The German Defeat in the East. Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army.
  • ———; Bauer, Magna E. (1987). Moscow to Stalingrad: Decision in the East. Washington, D.C.: Center of Military History, U.S. Army.

Italian Campaign 1943–1945Edit

  • Agarossi, Elena (2000). A Nation Collapses: The Italian Surrender of 1943. Translated by Fergusson, Harvey, II. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Atkinson, Rick (2007). The Day of Battle: The War in Sicily and Italy, 1943–1944. New York: Henry Holt & Co.
  • Ellwood, David (1985). Italy, 1943–1945. New York: Holmes and Meier.
  • Lamb, Richard (1993). War in Italy 1943–1945: A Brutal Story. New York: St. Martin's.

Operation BodyguardEdit

Western Front 1944–1945Edit

  • Ambrose, Stephen (1997). Citizen Soldiers: The U.S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (1994). D-Day, June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (1985). Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • Atkinson, Rick (2013). The Guns at Last Light: The War in Western Europe, 1944–1945. New York: Henry Holt & Co.
  • Balkokski, Joseph (1999). Beyond the Beachhead: The 29th Infantry Division in Normandy. Mechanicsburg, Penn.: Stackpole Books.
  • Bédarida, François, ed. (1987). Normandie 44, du débarquement à la libération [Normandy 44: Landing to the Liberation] (in French). Paris: A. Michel.
  • Beevor, Antony (2009). D-Day: The Battle for Normandy. London: Penguin.
  • ——— (2015). Ardennes 1944: Battle of the Bulge. London: Viking.
  • Belfield, Eversley; Essame, Hubert (1965). The Battle for Normandy. Philadelphia: Dufour Editions.
  • Blumenson, Martin (1961). Breakout and Pursuit. Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army.First and Third United States Armies
  • ——— (1993). The Battle of the Generals: The Untold Story of the Falaise Pocket – The Campaign That Should Have Won World War II. New York: William Morrow & Co.
  • ——— (1963). The Duel for France, 1944. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
  • Harding, Stephen (2013). The Last Battle: When U.S. and German Soldiers Joined Forces in the Waning Hours of World War II in Europe. Boston: Da Capo Press.Battle for Castle Itter
  • Hart, Russell A. (2001). Clash of Arms: How the Allies Won in Normandy. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.
  • Hastings, Max (1984). Overlord: D-day and the Battlefor Normandy. New York: Simon and Schuster.
  • Keegan, John (1994). Six Armies in Normandy. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Kershaw, Alex (2004). The Longest Winter: The Battle of the Bulge and the Epic Story of World War II's Most Decorated Platoon. Boston: Da Capo Press.
  • Knox, MacGregor (2000). Common Destiny: Dictatorship, Foreign Policy and War in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Mitcham, Samuel W., Jr. (1997). The Desert Fox in Normandy: Rommel's Defense of Fortress Europe. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.
  • Ryan, Cornelius (1974). A Bridge Too Far. New York: Simon & Schuster.Operation Market Garden
  • ——— (1959). The Longest Day. New York: Simon & Schuster.Normandy landings

Battle of BerlinEdit

Pacific TheatreEdit

  • Agawa, Hiroyuki (1979). The Reluctant Admiral: Yamamoto and the Imperial Navy. New York: Kodansha American.
  • Aldrich, Richard J. (1993). The Key to the South: Britain, the United States, and Thailand during the Approach of the Pacific War, 1929–1942. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Allen, Louis (2002). Burma: The Longest War, 1941–45. London: Phoenix.
  • Bell, Roger J. (1977). Unequal Allies: Australian–American Relations and the Pacific War. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.
  • Bergerud, Eric M. (1996). Touched With Fire: The Land War in the South Pacific. New York: Penguin Books.
  • ——— (2000). Fire in the Sky: The Air War in the South Pacific. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press.
  • Blair, Clay (1975). Silent Victory: The U.S. Submarine War Against Japan. New York: J.P. Lippincott Company.
  • Bradley, John H.; Dice, Jack W.; Buell, Thomas B.; Griess, Thomas E. (1992). The Second World War: Asia and the Pacific. Wayne, N.J: Avery Publishing Group.
  • Campbell, John (1985). Naval Weapons of World War Two. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  • Carpenter, Dorr; Polmar, Norman (1986). Submarines of the Imperial Japanese Navy. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  • Costello, John (1982). The Pacific War, 1941–1945. New York: Quill.
  • Cutler, Thomas J. (1994). The Battle of Leyte Gulf: 23–26 October 1944. New York: Harper Collins.
  • Drea, Edward J. (2009). Japan's Imperial Army: Its Rise and Fall, 1853–1945. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • Dull, Paul S. (1978). A Battle History of the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1941–1945. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0-87021-097-1.
  • Dunnigan, James (1998). The Pacific War Encyclopedia. New York: Checkmark Books.
  • Francillon, Robert (1979). Japanese Aircraft of the Pacific War. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  • Gamble, Bruce (2010). Fortress Rabaul: The Battle for the Southwest Pacific, January 1942–April 1943. New York: Zenith Press.
  • Hastings, Max (2007). Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 1944–45. London: HarperCollins.
  • Hoyt, Edwin P. (1993). The Last Kamikaze: The Story of Admiral Matome Ugaki. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.
  • Ienaga, Saburo (1978). The Pacific War: 1931–45. New York: Pantheon.
  • Rikihei, Inoguchi; Tadashi, Nakajima; Pineau, Roger (1958). The Divine Wind: Japan's Kamikaze Force in World War II. New York: Ballantine Books.
  • Iriye, Akira (1987). The Origins of the Second World War in Asia and the Pacific. New York and London: Longman.
  • Lyman, Robert (2011). Japan's Last Bid for Victory: The Invasion of India, 1944. Barnsley, UK: Praetorian.
  • Maga, Timothy P. (2001). Judgment at Tokyo: The Japanese War Crimes Trials. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.
  • Marston, Daniel, ed. (2010). The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima. Oxford: Osprey.
  • McNalty, Bernard (1978). War in the Pacific: Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay. New York: Mayflower.
  • Miller, Edward S. (2007). War Plan Orange: The U.S. Strategy to Defeat Japan, 1897–1945. US Naval Institute Press. ISBN 1-59114-500-7.
  • Ofstie, Ralph A. (1946). The Campaigns of the Pacific War. Washington, D.C.: United States Government Printing Office.
  • Paine, Sarah C. M. (2012). The Wars for Asia 1911–1949. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.
  • Rottman, Gordon L. (2002). U.S. Marine Corps World War II Order of Battle: Ground and Air Units in the Pacific War, 1939–1945. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press.
  • Sandler, Stanley, ed. (2005). World War II in the Pacific: An Encyclopedia. New York: Garland.
  • Spector, Ronald (1985). Eagle Against the Sun: The American War With Japan. New York: Vintage Books.
  • Thompson, Robert S. (2001). Empires on the Pacific: World War II and the Struggle for the Mastery of Asia. New York: Basic Books.
  • Thorne, Christopher (1986). The Far Eastern War: States and Societies, 1941–45. London: Unwin.
  • Toll, Ian W. (2011). Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941–1942. New York: W. W. Norton.
  • ——— (2015). The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942–1944. New York: W. W. Norton.
  • ——— (2020). Twilight of the Gods: War in the Western Pacific, 1944–1945. New York: W. W. Norton.
  • Willmott, H. P. (1999). The Second World War in the Far East. London: Cassell.
  • Woolridge, E. T., ed. (1993). Carrier Warfare in the Pacific: An Oral History Collection. Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.

Attack on Pearl HarborEdit

  • Beekman, Allan (1992). Crisis: The Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor and Southeast Asia. Honolulu: Heritage Press.
  • Goldstein, Donald M.; Dillon, Katherine V., eds. (1993). The Pearl Harbor Papers: Inside the Japanese Plans. Washington, D.C.: Brassey's.
  • Hotta, Eri (2013). Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Prange, Gordon W. (1981). At Dawn We Slept. McGraw-Hill.
  • ——— (1988). Dec. 7, 1941: The Day the Japanese Attacked Pearl Harbor. McGraw-Hill.
  • Rosenberg, Emily S. (2005). A Date Which Will Live: Pearl Harbor in American Memory. Durham and London: Duke University Press.
  • Zimm, Alan D. (2011). Attack on Pearl Harbor: Strategy, Combat, Myths, Deceptions. Philadelphia and Newbury: Casemate Publishers.

Battle of MidwayEdit

  • Parshall, Jonathan; Tully, Anthony (2005). Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway. Dulles, Virginia: Potomac Books.
  • Prange, Gordon W. (1982). Miracle at Midway. McGraw-Hill.
  • Symonds, Craig L. (2013). The Battle of Midway. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.

Guadalcanal CampaignEdit

  • Frank, Richard B. (1990). Guadalcanal. New York: Penguin Books.
  • Hornfischer, James D. (2011). Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal. New York: Bantam.
  • Tregaskis, Richard (1943). Guadalcanal Diary. New York: Random House.

Operation HailstoneEdit

Battle of Iwo JimaEdit

  • Albee, Parker Bishop, Jr.; Freeman, Keller Cushing (1995). Shadow of Suribachi: Raising the Flags on Iwo Jima. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.

Battle of OkinawaEdit

  • Feifer, George (1992). Tennozan: The Battle of Okinawa and the Atomic Bomb. New York: Ticknor & Fields.
  • Spurr, Russell (1981). A Glorious Way to Die: The Kamikaze Mission of the Battleship Yamato, April 1945. New York: Newmarket Press.

Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and NagasakiEdit

Strategic bombingEdit

  • Biddle, Tami Davis (2002). Rhetoric and Reality in Air Warfare: The Evolution of British and American Ideas about Strategic Bombing, 1914–1945. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press.
  • Bishop, Patrick (2008). Bomber Boys: Fighting Back, 1940–1945. London: Harper Perennial.
  • Brickhill, Paul (1951). The Dam Busters. London: Evans Brothers.
  • Halpenny, Bruce Barrymore (2004). Bomber Aircrew in World War II: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat. Barnsley, Eng.: Pen & Sword Aviation.
  • ——— (1984). To Shatter the Sky: Bomber Airfield at War. Cambridge: P. Stephens.
  • Friedrich, Jörg. (2008). The Fire: The Bombing of Germany, 1940–1945. New York: Columbia University Press.
  • Middlebrook, Martin (2000). The Battle of Hamburg. London: Cassell.
  • ——— (2000). The Berlin Raids. London: Cassell.
  • ——— (1985). The Bomber Command War Diaries. London: Viking.
  • ——— (1986). The Nuremberg Raid. London: Penguin.
  • O'Neill, Brian D. (1999). Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Overy, Richard (2014). The Bombers and the Bombed: Allied Air War over Europe, 1940–1945. New York: Viking. — 562 pages; covers the civil defence and the impact on the home fronts of Allied strategic bombing of Germany, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria, and Scandinavia.
  • Taylor, Frederick (2004). Dresden: Tuesday, February 13, 1945. New York: HarperCollins.

BiographiesEdit

  • Ambrose, Stephen (1992). Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne: From Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (1998). The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys - The Men of World War II. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (2001). The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys who Flew the B-24s Over Germany. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • Barrett, Duncan; Calvi, Nuala (2003). GI Brides: The Wartime Girls Who Crossed the Atlantic for Love. London: Harper Collins.
  • Beevor, Antony; Vinogradova, Lyuba, eds. (2005). A Writer at War – Vasily Grossman with the Red Army, 1941–1945. New York: Pantheon Books.
  • Beria, Sergo (2001). Beria my Father: Inside Stalin's Kremlin. London: Duckworth.
  • Bezborodova, Irina; Prügger, Hermione (1998). Generäle des Dritten Reich in sowjetischer Hand [Generals of the Third Reich in Soviet Hands] (in German). Graz: Selbstverlag des Vereins zur Förderung der Forschung von Folgen nach Konflikten und Kriegen.
  • Bird, Keith (2006). Erich Raeder: Admiral of the Third Reich. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  • Blum, John Morton (1970). Roosevelt and Morgenthau: A Revision and Condensation of From the Morgenthau Diaries. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
  • Brissaud, Andre (1974). Colvin, Ian (ed.). Canaris: The Biography of Admiral Canaris, Chief of German Military Intelligence in the Second World War. New York: Grosset & Dunlap.
  • Bruckner, Karl (1962). The Day of the Bomb. Van Nostrand. — biography of Sadako Sasaki
  • Chaney, Otto Preston Jr. (1971). Zhukov. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press.
  • Clark, Andrew (2003). A Keen Soldier: The Execution of Second World War Private Harold Pringle. Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada.
  • Donovan, Robert J. (2001). PT-109: John F. Kennedy in WW II (40th Anniversary ed.). McGraw Hill.
  • Duffy, Peter (2004). The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Built a Village in the Forest, and Saved 1,200 Jews. New York: Harper Perennial.Belarusians who resisted the Nazis
  • Fest, Joachim C. (2002). Hitler. Orlando, Florida: Harcourt.
  • Fraser, David (1995). Knight's Cross: A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel. New York: Harper.
  • Funk, Arthur L. (1959). Charles de Gaulle: The Crucial Years, 1943–1944. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.
  • Gerwarth, Robert (2011). Hitler's Hangman: The Life of Heydrich. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press.
  • Martin, Gilbert (1983). Finest Hour: Winston S. Churchill, 1939–1941. London: William Heinemann.
  • ——— (1986). Road to Victory: Winston S. Churchill 1941–1945. London: William Heinemann.
  • Jablonsky, David (2010). War by Land, Sea, and Air: Dwight Eisenhower and the Concept of Unified Command. New Haven and London: Yale University Press.
  • Joachimsthaler, Anton (1999). The Last Days of Hitler: The Legends, The Evidence, The Truth. Brockhampton Press.
  • Johnson, Gudrun; Gardner, Johan (1949–1951). Ording, Arne (ed.). Våre falne 1939–1945 [Our Fallen 1939—1945] (in Norwegian). 4 volumes. Oslo: Norwegian Government. — biographical dictionary
  • Jordan, Jonathan W. (2015). American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II. New York: NAL Caliber.
  • ——— (2011). Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley, and the Partnership that Drove the Allied Conquest in Europe. New York: NAL Caliber.
  • Jungk, Robert (1958). Brighter than a Thousand Suns: A Personal History of the Atomic Scientists. San Diego: Harcourt.
  • Kershaw, Ian (2000). Hitler: 1889–1936, Hubris. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.
  • ——— (2001). Hitler: 1936–1945, Nemesis. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.
  • ——— (2008). Hitler: A Biography. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.
  • Kirsch, Jonathan (2013). The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan. New York: W.W. Norton & Co.
  • Koerner, Brendan I. (2008). Now the Hell Will Start: One Soldier's Flight from the Greatest Manhunt of World War II. New York: Penguin. — biography of Herman Perry
  • Longerich, Peter (2012). Heinrich Himmler: A Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • ——— (2015). Goebbels: A Biography. New York: Random House.
  • Manchester, William (1978). American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur, 1880–1964. Boston: Little, Brown & Co.
  • McNeal, Robert H. (1988). Stalin: Man and Ruler. New York: New York University Press.
  • Moore, Gary W. (2006). Playing With the Enemy. New York: Penguin. — biography of baseball player Gene Moore
  • Polansky, Paul. (1998). Black Silence: The Lety Survivors Speak. Self-published. — Romanis who lived in the Lety concentration camp
  • Pogue, Forrest C. (1973). George C. Marshall: Organizer of Victory, 1943–1945. New York: Viking.
  • Ranković, Aleksandar (1947). Traitor Draža Mihailović: In the Hands of the Authority of People's Power. Svoboda.
  • Rees, Laurence (2008). Their Darkest Hour: People Tested to the Extreme in WWII. London: Ebury.
  • Reid, Warren R., ed. (1961). Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Harry S Truman, 1945. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.
  • Sereny, Gitta (1995). Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Suvorov, Viktor (1990). Icebreaker: Who Started the Second World War?. London: Hamish Hamilton. — alleges Stalin manipulated Hitler into starting the war
  • Uchida, Yoshiko (1995). The Invisible Thread. Sag Harbor, N.Y.: Beech Tree Books. - memoir of the internment of Japanese Americans
  • Wagner, Stephen; Wagner, Sharon Wells (2008). Ordinary Heroes: Untold Stories of World War II. Booksurge. — collection of reminiscences from veterans
  • Weigley, Russell (1974). Eisenhower's Lieutenants. Bloomington: Indiana Univ. Press.

Dwight D. EisenhowerEdit

  • Ambrose, Stephen (1967). Eisenhower and Berlin, 1945: The Decision to Halt at the Elbe. New York: W.W. Norton.
  • ——— (1990). Eisenhower: Soldier and President. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (1983). Eisenhower: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect, 1890–1952. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • ——— (1970). The Supreme Commander: The War Years of Dwight D. Eisenhower. New York: Doubleday.
  • D'Este, Carlo (2003). Eisenhower: A Soldier's Life. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
  • Eisenhower, David (1986). Eisenhower at War, 1943–1945. New York: Random House.
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1948). Crusade in Europe. New York: Doubleday. — memoirs
  • Eisenhower, John (2003). General Ike. New York: Free Press.
  • Krieg, Joann P., ed. (1987). Dwight D. Eisenhower, Soldier, President, Statesman. New York: Greenwood Press.
  • Parmet, Herbert S. (1972). Eisenhower and the American Crusades. New York: Macmillan.
  • Smith, Jean Edward (2012). Eisenhower in War and Peace. New York: Random House.
  • Wicker, Tom (2012). Dwight D. Eisenhower. New York: Times Books.

Adolf HitlerEdit

William Lyon Mackenzie KingEdit

Pius XIIEdit

Harry S. TrumanEdit

HolocaustEdit

German occupation of EuropeEdit

  • Berkhoff, Karel C. (2004). Harvest of Despair: Life and Death in Ukraine under Nazi Rule. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
  • Blood, Phillip W. (2006). Hitler's Bandit Hunters: The SS and the Nazi Occupation of Europe. Dulles, Virginia: Potomac Books.
  • Burrin, Philippe (1993). France under the Germans: Collaboration and Compromise. New York: New Press.
  • Dallin, Alexander (1981). German Rule in Russia 1941–1945. Boulder, Colorado: Westview.
  • Fritzsche, Peter (2016). An Iron Wind: Europe under Hitler. New York: Basic Books.
  • Gregor, Neil, ed. (2008). Nazism, War and Genocide. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.
  • Hale, Christopher (2011). Hitler's Foreign Executioners: Europe's Dirty Secret. The History Press.
  • Mazower, Mark (2008). Hitler's Empire: How the Nazis Ruled Europe. New York: Penguin.
  • Shepherd, Ben (2004). War in the Wild East: The German Army and Soviet Partisans. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
  • Winstone, Martin (2015). The Dark Heart of Hitler's Europe: Nazi Rule in Poland under the General Government. New York: I. B. Tauris.

Regional historiesEdit

  • Allen, Louis (1977). Singapore 1941–1942. Wilmington: University of Delaware Press.
  • Bartholomew-Feis, Dixee R. (2006). The OSS and Ho Chi Minh: Unexpected Allies in the War against Japan. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Del Boca, Angelo (1969). The Ethiopian War, 1935–1941. Translated by Cummins, P. D. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • Engen, Robert (2009). Canadians Under Fire: Infantry Effectiveness in the Second World War. Montreal: MQUP.
  • Evans, Mark L. (1999). Great World War II Battles in the Arctic. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Publishing Group.
  • Francis, Michael J. (1977). The Limits of Hegemony: United States Relations with Argentina and Chile during World War II. Notre Dame, Indiana: Notre Dame University Press.
  • Frank, Gary (1979). Struggle for Hegemony in South America: Argentina, Brazil, and the United States during the Second World War. Miami: University of Miami Press.
  • Goda, Norman J. W. (1998). Tomorrow the World: Hitler, Northwest Africa, and the Path toward America. College Station: Texas A&M University Press.
  • Hirszowicz, Lukasz (1966). The Third Reich and the Arab East. London: Routledge.
  • Jellison, Charles A. (1985). Besieged: The World War II Ordeal of Malta, 1940–1942. Lebanon, New Hampshire: University Press of New England.
  • Kippenberger, Howard; Fairbrother, Monty C., eds. (1949–1986). Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939–45. 48 volumes. Wellington: War History Branch. — official history
  • Mallmann, Klaus-Michael; Cüppers, Martin (2010). Nazi Palestine: The Plans for the Extermination of the Jews in Palestine. Translated by Smith, Krista. New York: Enigma.
  • Mann, Chris; Jorgensen, Christer (2003). Arctic War. New York: St. Martins Press.
  • McCann, Frank D., Jr. (1973). The Brazilian-American Alliance, 1937–1945. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.
  • Moorhead, Alan; Keegan, John (2001). Desert War: The North African Campaign, 1940–1943. New York: Penguin.
  • Morison, Samuel Eliot (2001). Operations in North African Waters: October 1942–June 1943. New York: Book Sales.
  • Motadel, David (2014). Islam and Nazi Germany's War. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press.
  • Newton, Ronald C. (1992). The "Nazi Menace" in Argentina, 1931–1947. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.
  • Reynolds, E. Bruce (2005). Thailand's Secret War: The Free Thais, OSS, and SOE during World War II. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Sharfman, Daphna (2014). Palestine in the Second World War: Strategic Plans and Political Dilemmas. Eastbourne: Sussex Academic Press.
  • Woodman, Richard (1996). Arctic Convoys 1941–1945. London: John Murray Publications.
  • Zweig, Ronald W. (1986). Britain and Palestine during the Second World War. New York: St. Martin's.

AustraliaEdit

  • Adam-Smith, Patsy (1984). Australian Women at War. Melbourne: Thomas Nelson Australia.
  • Beaumont, Joan, ed. (1996). Australia's War, 1939–1945. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.
  • Charlton, Peter (1983). The Unnecessary War: Island Campaigns of the South-West Pacific 1944–45. South Melbourne: The MacMillan Company of Australia.
  • Day, David (1992). Reluctant Nation: Australia and the Allied Defeat of Japan, 1942–1945. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Day, David (1999). John Curtin: A Life. Sydney: HarperCollins Publishers.
  • Day, David (2003). The Politics of War. Sydney: HarperCollins Publishers.
  • Horner, David (1982). High Command. Australia and Allied strategy 1939–1945. Sydney: Allen & Unwin with the assistance of the Australian War Memorial.
  • Johnston, Mark (1996). At the Front Line : Experiences of Australian Soldiers in World War II. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Johnston, Mark (2007). The Australian Army in World War II. Elite. Oxford: Osprey Publishing.
  • Johnston, Mark (2011). Whispering Death: Australian Airmen in the Pacific War. Crows Nest, New South Wales: Allen & Unwin.
  • Forbes, Cameron (2005). Hellfire: The Story of Australia, Japan and the Prisoners of War. Sydney: Pan MacMillan Australia.
  • Long, Gavin, ed. (1952–1977). Australia in the War of 1939–1945. 22 volumes. Canberra: Australian War Memorial. — official history series* McKernan, Michael (1983). All In! Australia During the Second World War. Melbourne: Thomas Nelson Australia.
  • McKernan, Michael (2006). The Strength of a Nation. Six years of Australians fighting for the nation and defending the homeland during WWII. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.
  • Powell, Alan (1988). The Shadow's Edge: Australia's Northern War. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.
  • Powell, Alan (1996). War by Stealth: Australians and the Allied Intelligence Bureau, 1942–1945. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.
  • Pratten, Garth (2009). Australian Battalion Commanders in the Second World War. Port Melbourne, Victoria: Cambridge University Press.
  • Stanley, Peter (2008). Invading Australia: Japan and the Battle for Australia, 1942. Melbourne: Penguin Group (Australia).
  • Thomson, Joyce (1991). The WAAAF in Wartime Australia. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.
  • Wahlert, Glenn, ed. (1995). Australian Army Amphibious Operations in the South-West Pacific: 1942–45. Canberra: Australian Army Doctrine Centre.

ChinaEdit

  • Brook, Timothy (2005). Collaboration: Japanese Agents and Local Elites in Wartime China. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard Univ. Press.
  • Hsiung, James C.; Levine, Steven I. (1992). China's Bitter Victory: The War With Japan, 1937–1945. Armonk, New York: M. E. Sharpe.
  • Liu, Xiaoyuan (1996). A Partnership for Disorder: China, the United States, and Their Policies for the Postwar Disposition of the Japanese Empire, 1941–1945. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • Mitter, Rana (2013). Forgotten Ally: China's World War II, 1937–1945. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
  • Peattie, Mark; Drea, Edward; Ven, Hans Van De, eds. (2011). The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937–1945. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.
  • Plating, John D. (2011). The Hump: America's Strategy for Keeping China in World War II. College Station: Texas A&M University Press.
  • Sih, Paul K. T., ed. (1977). Nationalist China during the Sino-Japanese War, 1937–1945. Hicksville, New York: Exposition Press.
  • Smedley, Agnes (1943). Battle Hymn of China. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. — journalistic account of the Sino-Japanese War
  • Taylor, Jay (2009). The Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the Struggle for Modern China. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
  • Tuchman, Barbara (1972). Stilwell and the American Experience in China: 1911–1945. New York: Bantam.
  • History of the Sino-Japanese War, 1937–1945. Translated by Ha-hsiung, Wen. Tapei: Chung Wu Publishing Co. 1971.
  • Yamaguchi, Noburu (2012). "An Unexpected Encounter with Hybrid Warfare: The Japanese Experience in North China, 1937–1945". In Murray, Williamson; Mansoor, Peter R. (eds.). Hybrid Warfare: Fighting Complex Opponents from the Ancient World to the Present. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.

FinlandEdit

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FranceEdit

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GermanyEdit

JapanEdit

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Middle EastEdit

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  • Deringil, Selim (1989). Turkish Foreign Policy During the Second World War: An "Active" Neutrality. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.
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  • Khallaf, Issa (1991). Politics in Palestine: Arab Factionalism and Social Disintegration, 1939–1948. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press.
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  • Morsy, Laila Amin (1994). "Indicative Cases of Britain's Wartime Policy in Egypt, 1942–44". Middle Eastern Studies. 30 (1): 91–122. doi:10.1080/00263209408700985. JSTOR 4283617.
  • Motadel, David (2014). Islam and Nazi Germany's War. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
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  • Nicosia, Francis R. (1985). The Third Reich and the Palestine Question. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press.
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  • Porath, Yehoshua (1986). In Search of Arab Unity, 1930–1945. London: Frank Cass.
  • Roshwald, Aviel (1990). Estranged Bedfellows: Britain and France in the Middle East during the Second World War. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Salerno, Reynolds Mathewson (2002). Vital Crossroads: Mediterranean Origins of the Second World War. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.
  • Schreiber, Gerhard; Stegemann, Bernd; Vogel, Detlef; McMurry, Dean S., eds. (1995). The Mediterranean, South East Europe and North Africa. Germany and the Second World War. III. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
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  • Warner, Geoffrey (1979). Iraq and Syria 1941. Newark, New Jersey: University of Delaware Press.
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NorwayEdit

  • Dahl, Hans Fredrik; Hjeltnes, Guri; Nøkleby, Berit; Ringdal, Nils Johan; Sørensen, Øystein, eds. (1995). Norsk krigsleksikon 1940–1945 [Norwegian War Encyclopedia 1940–1945] (in Norwegian). Oslo: J.W. Cappelens. OCLC 1028274521.
  • Derry, T. K. (1952). The Campaign in Norway. London, H.M. Stationary Off.
  • Haarr, Geirr (2009). The German Invasion of Norway. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press.
  • Heimark, Brice (1994). The OSS Norwegian Special Operations Group in World War II. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.
  • Lunde, Henrik (2009). Hitler's Pre-Emptive War: The Battle for Norway, 1940. Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania: Casemate.
  • Giertsen, Børre R., ed. (1946). Norsk fangeleksikon. Grinifangene [Norwegian Prison Encyclopedia, Grini detention camp] (in Norwegian). Oslo: J.W. Cappelens. OCLC 491707642.
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PolandEdit

  • Davies, Norman (2003). Rising '44. New York: Macmillan.Warsaw Uprising
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  • Kochanski, Halik (2014). The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
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  • Terry, Sarah Meiklejohn (1983). Poland's Place in Europe: General Sikorski and the Origin of the Oder-Neisse Line, 1939–1943. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Soviet UnionEdit

  • Andreyev, Catherine (1987). Vlasov and the Russian Liberation Movement, Soviet Reality and Emigré Theories. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.
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  • Armstrong, Richard N. (2008). Soviet Operational Deception: The Red Cloak. Fort Leavenworth, Kansas: U.S. Army Command and General Staff College.
  • Bacon, Edwin (1994). The Gulag at War: Stalin's Forced Labour System in Light of the Archives. New York: New York Univ. Press.
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  • Bellamy, Chris (2007). Absolute War: Soviet Russia in the Second World War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Braithwaite, Rodric (2006). Moscow 1941: A City and Its People At War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
  • Dunn, Walter S. (2006). Stalin's Keys to Victory: The Rebirth of the Red Army. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger Security International.
  • Ellis, Frank (2011). The Damned and the Dead: The Eastern Front through the Eyes of Soviet and Russian Novelists. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Glantz, David M. (1998). Stumbling Colossus: The Red Army on the Eve of World War. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas.
  • ——— (2005). Colossus Reborn: The Red Army at War, 1941–1943. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Gorbachevsky, Boris (2008). Through the Maelstrom: A Red Army Soldier's War on the Eastern Front, 1942–1945. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • Gordin, I., ed. (2005). Nasha voina [Our War] (in Russian). Saint Petersburg: Izd-vo zhurnala "Zvezda".
  • Gorodetsky, Gabriel (1999). The Grand Delusion: Stalin and the German Invasion of Russia. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press.
  • Hill, Alexander (2017). The Red Army and the Second World War. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  • ——— (2005). The War Behind the Eastern Front: The Soviet Partisan Movement in North-West Russia, 1941–1944. Abingdon, Oxon: Frank Cass.
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  • ——— (2006). The Dictators: Hitler's Germany, Stalin's Russia. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.
  • Parrish, Michael (1996). The Lesser Terror: Soviet State Security, 1939–1953. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger.
  • Reese, Roger R. (1996). Stalin's Reluctant Soldiers: A Social History of the Red Army 1925–1941. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
  • ——— (2011). Why Stalin's Soldiers Fought: The Red Army's Military Effectiveness in World War II. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas.
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  • Suvorov, Victor (2008). The Chief Culprit: Stalin's Grand Design to Start World War II. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press.
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  • Werth, Alexander (1964). Russia at War, 1941–1945. London: Barrie & Rockliff.

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

  • Adams, Ansel (1944). Born Free and Equal: The Story of Loyal Japanese-Americans. New York: U.S. Camera. — photographic account of the internment of Japanese Americans
  • Adams, Michael C.C. (1993). The Best War Ever: America and World War II. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. — textbook
  • Andrade, Dale (1996). Luzon: The United States Army Campaigns of World War II. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office.
  • Baer, George W. (1994). One Hundred Years of Seapower: The U.S. Navy, 1890–1990. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.
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  • Clay, Blair, Jr. (2001). Silent Victory: The U.S. Submarine War against Japan. Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute.
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  • Doherty, Thomas (1993). Projections of War: Hollywood, American Culture and World War II. New York: Columbia University Press.
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  • Hassel, Agostino von; MacRae, Sigrid; Amerskamp, Simone (2006). Alliance of Enemies: The Untold Story of the Secret American and German Collaboration to End World War II. New York: Thomas Dunne.
  • Henderson, Aileen Kilgore (2001). Stateside Soldier: Life in the Women's Army Corps. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press.
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  • Holm, Jeanne M., ed. (1998). In Defense of a Nation: Servicewomen in World War II. Arlington, Va.: Vandamere Press.
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  • Kennett, Lee (1987). G.I.: The American Soldier in World War II. New York: Schribner.
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  • Lily, J. Robert (2007). Taken By Force: Rape and American GIs in Europe in World War II. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
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  • Morison, Samuel Eliot (1947–1962). History of United States Naval Operations in World War II. 15 volumes. Boston: Little, Brown & Co.
  • ——— (1963). The Two-Ocean War. Boston: Little, Brown & Co.
  • Motley, Mary Penick (1975). The Invisible Soldier: The Experience of the Black Soldiers in World War II. Detroit: Wayne State University press.
  • Okihiro, Gary Y. (1996). Whispered Silences: Japanese Americans and World War II. Seattle: University of Washington Press.
  • O'Neill, William L. (1993). A Democracy at War: America's Fight at Home and Abroad in World War II. New York: Free Press.
  • Province, Charles M. (1991). Patton's Third Army: A Chronicle of the Third Army Advance, August, 1944 to May, 1945. New York: Hippocrene Books.
  • Rhodes, Richard (1986). The Making of the Atomic Bomb. New York: Simon & Schuster. - Manhattan Project
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  • Roscoe, Theodore (1949). United States Submarine Operations in World War II. Annapolis: United States Naval Institute.
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  • Wynn, Neil A. (1993). The Afro-American and the Second World War. New York: Holmes and Meier.

YugoslaviaEdit

Home FrontEdit

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Nuremberg TrialsEdit

After World War IIEdit

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Historiography and memoryEdit