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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1982
G1038 .G65 1982
War Maps is a comprehensive and visually exciting guide to the major actions of the Second World War. It details every crucial land, sea, and air confrontation in fabulous full-color spreads, displaying the deployment of men and equipment in the course of a battle or campaign. Every development of the war from September 1939 to the terrible climax at Hiroshima and Nagasaki is included.
Simon Goodenough's careful text provides important background and chronicles the stages in each confrontation, illuminating the more than 200 maps and illustrations that fill this large-format volume with excitement and vitality. There is also a comprehensive index for swift reference on specific topics.
War Maps is an authoritative resource for the student of military history, as well as a perfect companion for World War II buffs.
Quoted from dust jacket.