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Maury Klein - A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II

Jul 19 2013 7:00 pm
Jul 19 2013 8:00 pm

Klein brings an economic historian’s eye to the World War II era, focusing on the sheer scale of the resources and organization needed for the U.S. to enter the conflict. His discussion of the massive scale of American productivity, one that the Axis powers couldn’t match, supports the argument that the war was won by the nation’s workers.

ISBN-13: 9781596916074
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Press, 1/2012

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