Discover a fascinating montage of original newspaper coverage to gain insight into a fundamental period of modern world history.
- Personalise with any name and presentation message
- Specially produced to commemorate 75th anniversary
- Option to gold emboss recipient’s name on the cover
- Bound in elegant black leather
- Features pictorial sections with high-quality black and white photographs
Do you know a modern history enthusiast? Why not treat them to this 75th anniversary edition WW2 pictures book? In it, you’ll find a delectable array of visual newspaper coverage, which captures the era’s true zeitgeist and provides an unrivalled window into the lives of those at the time. Uncover a fascinating record of events as they unfurled—from the dark and ominous days of 1939, in the lead up to the war, to the long-awaited downfall of the malign Nazi regime five years later.
The book opens with a series of photographs, showing British troops prepare for the imminent declaration of war. With these depictions, the mood and perception of the British people at the time is captured and immortalized. Other major events featured include, but are not limited to, the North African campaigns, the fall of Hong Kong and Singapore and the bombing and surrender of Japan. An evocative and educational insight into the Second World War, this is the perfect gift for a budding historian or modern world history enthusiast.