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World War 2 Battle of the Java Sea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Battle of the Java Sea: This little known sea battle was overshadowed by Pearl Harbor, The Philippines, Wake Island and other events at the outset of World War II. The Battle of the Java Sea was none the less a critical sea battle. The allies threw together a battle fleet to blunt Japanese expansion into South East Asia, Sumatra and Java.
World War 2 Into The Balkans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Into the Balkans: On the eve of Hitler's invasion of Russia, Mussolini, the Italian Dictator, decided to invade Albania, fearful that the Germans were conquering all of Europe and that there would nothing left for him to conquer. So, he launched his "eight million bayonets" across the Adriatic into Albania, with an eye towards claiming all of the Balkans for Italy.
World War 2 Stand On The Oder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 510. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Stand on the Oder: In Hitler’s Wehrmacht, the term “Special Forces” applied to something quite different from the Allied notion of an elite, but small battle unit. The German “Special Forces” were composed of large independent battle groups or “Kampfgruppen” operating with their own artillery, tanks and heavy weapons.
World War 2 Falaise Pocket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
FALAISE POCKET: It could be said that the Battle of the Falaise Pocket was actually the culmination of many preceding battles: The German Generals and the Allied Commanders together could never have guessed the outcome of this epic battle, a turning point of World War II. The Allied encirclement of several German Armies occurred so quickly the Germans were caught without a strategy to cope.
World War 2 Operation Citadel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Operation Citadel: It was to be the most perfect operation ever mounted by the German Wehrmacht. They assembled their elite, battle hardened divisions and equipped them with the most advanced tanks and assault guns. Two-thirds of the entire Luftwaffe’s entire available airpower was enlisted in support.
World War 2 Hitler's paratroopers the Assault on Crete
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » History » Military
The Germans were among the first to raise a parachute force and they used them with tactical success in Belgium and Holland at the outbreak of World War II. The isolated island of Crete seemed to be the perfect place to use them in a large scale operation. The British forces were in disarray on Crete, having just escaped a Dunkirk-like evacuation from Greece.