In a new edition featuring a new preface, A World of Arms remains a
classic of global history. Widely hailed as a masterpiece, this
volume remains the first history of World War II to provide a truly
global account of the war that encompassed six continents. Starting
with the changes that restructured Europe and its colonies
following the First World War, Gerhard Weinberg sheds new light on
every aspect of World War II. Actions of the Axis, the Allies,... more...