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History for busy people. Listen to a succinct history of World War Two in just one hour.World War Two was one of the most devastating conflicts the world has ever seen. Between 1939 and 1945 almost every country in the world was affected by the war in some way.World War Two: History in an Hour neatly covers all the major facts and events giving you a clear and straightforward overview of the politics involved, the violence that ensued and how it changed the world in unimaginable ways.
World War Two: History in an Hour is engagingly written and accessible for all history lovers.Love your history? Find out about the world with History in an Hour…
©2012 Rupert Colley (P)2012 HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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5 out of 5 stars
By Lisa on 28-04-2012

Very good, quick revision

This is an excellent overview for anyone who wants a summary of key events into which they can slot all the details they might have learned previously.

It strikes a good balance between creating a coherent narrative but still including surprisingly comprehensive information for such a short recording.

It's also a very fair price.

More of these "history in an hour" productions would be very welcome!

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5 out of 5 stars
By doctordoctor on 16-04-2014

Fills the gaps for me.

What did you like best about this story?

my ability to listen with advanced time delivery thus enabling more information in a briefer period

Any additional comments?

I very much like these History in and Hour presentations. They give me the basic facts to which I can add additional information as I wish.

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4 out of 5 stars
By Gary on 02-03-2017

A worthwhile and informative listen.

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

A brief but informative story of World War Two. Narrated well by Jonathan Keeble.
I will listen to again.

What was one of the most memorable moments of World War Two: History in an Hour?

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What three words best describe Jonathan Keeble’s voice?

Very easy listening.

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

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5 out of 5 stars
By Phil Sayers on 21-06-2018

potted history in an easy to swallow format

Great concentrated history in a well read format, easy to understand without all the overly complex political machinations, should be taught in schools today to serve as a reminder of what happened.

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