The Last 100 Days

The Last 100 Days

The Tumultuous and Controversial Story of the Final Days of World War II in Europe

eBook - 2014
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Random House, Inc.
A dramatic countdown of the final months of World War II in Europe, The Last 100 Days brings to life the waning power and the ultimate submission of the Third Reich. To reconstruct the tumultuous hundred days between Yalta and the fall of Berlin, John Toland traveled more than 100,000 miles in twenty-one countries and interviewed more than six hundred people—from Hitler’s personal chauffeur to Generals von Manteuffel, Wenck, and Heinrici; from underground leaders to diplomats; from top Allied field commanders to brave young GIs. Toland adeptly weaves together these interviews using research from thousands of primary sources.

When it was first published, The Last 100 Days made history, revealing after-action reports, staff journals, and top-secret messages and personal documents previously unavailable to historians. Since that time, it has come to be regarded as one of the greatest historical narratives of the twentieth century.

Baker & Taylor
A detailed history of the end of World War II in Europe chronicles the final one hundred days between Yalta and the fall of Berlin, drawing on hundreds of interviews with military officers on both sides, diplomats, underground leaders, and others, as well as a variety of additional primary sources. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Random House Publishing Group, 2014
ISBN: 9780804180948
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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Toland describes the final days of the Third Reich in this downloadable book. It's based on interviews with servants and staff.


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