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Relive the events of World War II through the news stories as originally reported by The Daily Mirror, one of the most prominent World War 2 newspaper platforms at the time. Chronicled in this personalised edition are the events before and during the Second World War. This book brings together a unique record of WWII, concluding in the Nuremberg War Trials in 1945, through detailed news stories as they were originally recorded by reporters at the time.
Look back on WW2 through newspaper articles printed at the time
Featuring rare photos of the Second World War from 1939 to 1945
Personalise this book with the recipient’s Name and a Message
Option to gold emboss the recipient’s Name on the front cover
Tabloid size edition measures 38 x 31cm
Inside the book are World War 2 newspaper articles written while the events were unfolding at the time. It’s an intriguing insight on the major events during the war as it was fought in Europe and across the world. Naval engagements also appear in this book on World War 2, including the sinking of the Graf Spee, Scharnhorst and the Bismarck, the bombing of Pearl Harbour, and the oceanic battles of both the Atlantic and the Pacific.
This World War II book begins on the 2nd September 1939 with the Nazi invasion of Poland. It encompasses various major events of the war in Europe including the rescue at Dunkirk, the D-day landings, the Allied invasion of Italy, the advance into Germany, and finally VE Day. This book on the Second World War also includes World War 2 newspaper clippings of other major engagements across the world; the North African campaigns, the fall of Hong Kong and Singapore, the fighting in Burma, and the bombing and surrender of Japan.
Personalising Your Second World War Newspaper Book
The recipient’s Name and even a personal Message can be added to the certificate title page of the book to make it even more special, at no extra charge. For the perfect finishing touch the recipient’s Name can even be gold embossed onto the front cover of your book.
The books content is taken from past issues of the Daily Mirror, and are therefore in a tabloid-sized format, measuring a remarkable 38 x 31cm. The beautiful made to order book is then hand bound in a choice of high quality hardback covers. The Daily Mirror is Britain’s best-selling postwar newspaper up to the 1970s since it was established in 1903. Through broad journalistic content, including photographs (something many competing titles didn’t utilise), advertisements etc. the Daily Mirror provides superior insight into the past.
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 reviews
SylviaFebruary 10 2019
I bought this book for my Son in Law, who is in the military, for his 40th birthday,nHe has a specific interest in WWII, nHis actual words were, “ Eee you done well there girl”, lol, (I’m 71), nhe says it’s gonna help so much, with his research,nn
Mary GloverOctober 23 2018
Good quality, beautifully presented.
epSeptember 25 2018
Excellent!!! Great gift idea!
Helen TreglownDecember 11 2017
Fantastic, my father will love his Christmas Gift
Cath MyersDecember 8 2017
A fantastic, thick factual book. Beautifully bound and embossed. Well worth the money. Very, very highly recommended. A superb gift for any occassion, you won't be disappointed.