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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Priscilla Mary Roberts, Editor|
|Series||Voices of an era|
|LC Classifications||D811.A2 V587 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780313386626, 9780313386633|
|LC Control Number||2012010300|
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The Second World War was the most devastating war in history. Up to eighty million people died, and the map of the world was redrawn. The sound recordings listed in this leaflet are representative of the many recordings in the Audiovisual Archives Division that relate to World War II.
They are in chronological order, and the speaker and the subject or occasion of each speech are identified. Where appropriate, highlights have been quoted to further identify the speech. World War II remains one of the most galvanizing and defining events in the history of America. Seemingly overnight, the entire nation unified behind a singular cause.
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