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Americans at War. The World at War, history of WW 1939-1945. HyperWar: World War II on the World Wide Web. The content of HyperWar consists primarily of official documents produced by various agencies of the United States, United Kingdom and British Commonwealth governments.

HyperWar: World War II on the World Wide Web

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World War II resources (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)

Hall, Digital Reference Specialist World War II (1939-1945) was the largest international event of the twentieth century and one of the major turning points in U.S. and world history. In the six years between the invasion of Poland and the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the world was caught up in the most destructive war in history. Armed forces of more than seventeen million fought on the land, in the air, and on the sea. The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide and diverse selection of materials relating to this period. This guide gathers in one place links to World War II related resources throughout the Library of Congress Web site. Library of Congress Web Sites | External Web Sites | Selected Bibliography Library of Congress Web Sites After the Day of Infamy: "Man-on-the-Street" Interviews Following the Attack on Pearl Harbor America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA and OWI, ca. 1935-1945 February 4 June 6.

Recollections of WWII - Home Page. History: By Time Period: Twentieth Century: Wars and Conflicts: World War II. The Second World War. World War II : Documents. World War II : Documents Agreement Between the Governments of the United Kingdom, the United States of America, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, and the Provisional Government of the French Republic on Certain Additional Requirements to be Imposed on Germany; September 20, 1945 Agreement Between the United Kingdom and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics : July 12, 1941 Agreement for the Provisional Administration of Venezia Giulia; June 9, 1945 Agreement Relating to Prisoners of War and Civilians Liberated by Forces Operating Under Soviet Command and Forces Operating Under United States of America Command; February 11, 1945 Allied Control Commission in Hungary; January 20, 1945 Anglo-American Mutual Aid Agreement : February 28, 1942 Armistice Agreement with Bulgaria; October 28, 1944 Armistice Agreement with Hungary; January 20, 1945 Armistice Agreement with Italy; September 1943 Armistice Agreement with Rumania; September 12, 1944 Atlantic Charter British War Blue Book F.

World War II : Documents

Lino - Sticky and Photo Sharing for you. World War II Veterans with Stories: Experiencing War: Veterans History Project (Library of Congress.