World War II was the most widespread war in history. In this devastating conflict, the great world powers formed two alliances - the Allies and the Axis. Great Battles of WWII provides a fascinating insight into 28 of the battles that marked significant turning points within individual campaigns. The featured battles include Westerplatte, the Siege of Leningrad, Pearl Harbour, Stalingrad, Operation Barbarossa, the Battle of the Bulge, Iwo Jima, the Warsaw Rising, the Normandy Landings and many more. With detailed analysis, tactical maps and artworks of the uniforms and military technology, here is an exhaustive guide for those with an interest in the history of twentieth-century warfare.