World War II: From above Hardback by Julian Thompson
World War II from Above offers a never-before-seen combination of annotated satellite images and expertly drawn battle maps.
It aims to satisfy both the military history buff and those seeking a visually stunning history gift book, bringing the war vividly and dramatically to life by showing the actual landscapes where battles took place along with specially commissioned annotations depicting remarkable events, troop movements, heroic last stands, or even where individual soldiers stood or fell.
Each of the 25 chapters features an enhanced Google Earth image, along with specially commissioned battle maps showing every facet of the conflict in exceptional detail.
Written by a highly decorated soldier and leading military history expert, this is an innovative, richly detailed and visually stunning overview of history's most destructive conflict.
Author: Julian Thompson
Publisher: Welbeck Publishing
Dimensions: 22.4 x 25.7 x 2.1cm