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  1. The Great Patriotic War of the Soviet Union, 1941-45

    A Documentary Reader

    By Alexander Hill

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Study of War

    This book consists of extracts from key documents, along with commentary and further reading, on the ‘Great Patriotic War’ of the Soviet Union against Nazi Germany, 1941-45. Despite the historical significance of the war, few Soviet documents have been published in English. This work provides...

    Published August 30th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Guy Liddell Diaries, Volume I: 1939-1942

    MI5's Director of Counter-Espionage in World War II

    By Nigel West

    This is the first volume of Nigel West's acclaimed presentation of these fascinating diaries from the heart of Britain's Second World War intelligence operations. 'No intelligence buff can be without this volume and anyone interested in British twentieth century history needs it too....

    Published September 20th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Guy Liddell Diaries Vol.II: 1942-1945

    MI5's Director of Counter-Espionage in World War II

    Edited by Nigel West

    WALLFLOWERS is the codename given to one of the Security Service’s most treasured possessions, the daily journal dictated from August 1939 to June 1945 by MI5’s Director of Counter-Espionage, Guy Liddell, to his secretary, Margo Huggins. The document was considered so highly classified that it was...

    Published September 20th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Churchill's Man of Mystery

    Desmond Morton and the World of Intelligence

    By Gill Bennett

    Series: Government Official History Series

    The mysterious life and career of Desmond Morton, Intelligence officer and personal adviser to Winston Churchill during the Second World War, is exposed for the first time in this study based on full access to official records. After distinguished service as artillery officer and aide-de-camp to...

    Published April 16th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Disability and/in Prose

    Edited by Brenda Jo Brueggemann, Marian E. Lupo

    Through a series of critical essays this book concerns itself with the relationships and possibilities in and between "prose" and "disability". The critical and/or personal essays in this book all try to explore this potent inbetween space – a place full of possibilities. These prose pieces reflect...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  6. War Crimes Tribunals and Transitional Justice

    The Tokyo Trial and the Nuremburg Legacy

    By Madoka Futamura

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    Advocates of the ‘Nuremberg legacy’ emphasize the positive impact of the individualization of responsibility and the establishment of an historical record through judicial procedures for ‘war crimes’. This legacy has been cited in the context of the establishment and operation of the UN ad hoc...

    Published November 14th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War II

    An Annotated Bibliography of English-Language Sources

    By Donal Sexton

    Series: Routledge Research Guides to American Military Studies

    The Western European and Mediterranean Theaters in World War II is a concise, comprehensive guide for students, teachers, and history buffs of the Second World War. With an emphasis on the American forces in these theaters, each entry is accompanied by a brief annotation that will allow researchers...

    Published August 19th 2008 by Routledge

  8. International Business and National War Interests

    Unilever between Reich and empire, 1939-45

    By Ben Wubs

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    This book deals with the activities of the Anglo-Dutch multinational during the war. Given the various threats faced by Unilever during the Nazi period, Ben Wubs argues that it was not self evident that the company would survive the war. Based on research into company sources which were hitherto...

    Published June 10th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Nineteenth-Century Worlds

    Global formations past and present

    Edited by Keith Hanley, Greg Kucich

    This volume assembles a wide range of studies that together provide—through their interdisciplinary range, international scope, and historical emphases—an original scholarly exploration of one of the most important topics in recent nineteenth-century studies: the emergence in the nineteenth century...

    Published April 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    Series: Totalitarianism Movements and Political Religions

    This special issue provides important new scholarship from a variety of perspectives on the structure, ideology and political history of the central fascist group in interwar and Second World War Yugoslavia, the Croatian Ustasha. It is the first volume in English to closely explore the Ustasha’s...

    Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge