World War II

The Global, Human, and Ethical Dimension

Edited by G. Kurt Piehler, Florida State University


As our longstanding World War II series continues to grow, we are interested in scholarship that not only explores the political, military, diplomatic and economic dimensions of the war but also works that analyze social, intellectual and cultural elements and impact. A central focus for us will be on publishing monographs that delve into the human dimension—from the perspective of not only the combatants but also civilians from all regions and nations impacted by the war.

  1. Red Tail Captured, Red Tail Free

    Red Tail Captured, Red Tail Free (Hardcover)

    Memoirs of a Tuskegee Airman and POW, Revised Edition Alexander Jefferson, with Lewis H. Carlson
    Price: $29.95
    Red Tail Captured, Red Tail Free is a rare gift detailing the experience of Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson, who was one of 32 Tuskegee Airmen from the 332nd Fighter Group to be shot down defending a country that considered them to be...

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  2. Chasing Ghosts

    Chasing Ghosts (Paperback)

    A Memoir of a Father, Gone to War Louise DeSalvo
    Price: $24.95
    When literary biographer and memoirist Louise DeSalvo embarked upon a journey to learn why her father came home from World War II a changed man, she didn’t realize her quest would take ten years, and that it would yield more revelations about the man—and herself—and the effect...

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  3. A Pact with Vichy

    A Pact with Vichy (Paperback)

    Angelo Tasca from Italian Socialism to French Collaboration Emanuel Rota
    Price: $25.00
    Angelo Tasca, a pivotal figure in 20th-century Italian political history, and indeed European history, is frequently overshadowed by his Fascist opponent Mussolini or his Socialist and Communist colleagues (Gramsci and Togliatti). Yet, as Emanuel Rota reveals in this captivating biography,...

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  4. The Church of Greece under Axis Occupation

    The Church of Greece under Axis Occupation (Hardcover)

    Panteleymon Anastasakis
    Price: $55.00
    Axis forces (Germany, Italy, and Bulgaria) occupied Greece from 1941 to 1944. The unimaginable hardships caused by foreign occupation were compounded by the flight of the government days before enemy forces reached Athens. This national crisis forced the Church of Greece, an institution...

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  5. The United States and the Second World War

    The United States and the Second World War (Paperback)

    New Perspectives on Diplomacy, War, and the Home Front Edited by G. Kurt Piehler, and Sidney Pash
    Price: $33.00
    In this compelling book, G. Kurt Piehler and Sidney Pash bring together a collection of essays offering a fresh examination of American participation in the Second World War, including a long overdue reconsideration of such seminal topics as the forces leading the United States to enter World War...

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