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Military History Book Discussion
December 16, 2021
7:45 AM

Thursday, Dec 16
Breakfast available 7:45 am
Discussion starts at 8:00 am

Prestonwood Creek CC
15909 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX

The Rise of Germany 1939-1941: The War in the West

by James Holland

This is another book in the WWII series by James Holland and covers the opening years of World War II. Beginning with the lead-up to the outbreak of war in 1939 and ending in the middle of 1941 on the eve of Operation Barbarossa, the Nazi invasion of Russia, this book is a landmark history of the war on land, in the air, and at sea.

Moderated by Bob Epstein

The meeting room will open at 7:45; discussion begins at 8 am. Continental breakfast is provided; however, a $10 donation is encouraged to offset increased costs.

We need RSVPs by December 14th, to Robert Epstein at

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Jeremy Black examines war as a global phenomenon, looking at the First and Second World Wars as well as those ranging from Han China and Assyria, Imperial Rome, and Napoleonic France to Vietnam and Afghanistan. Black explores the significance of warfare broadly and the ways in which cultural understandings of conflict have lasting consequences in societies across the world. Weaponry, Black argues, has had a fundamental impact on modes of war: it created war in the air and transformed it at sea. Today, as twentieth-century weapons are challenged by drones and robotics, Black examines what the future of warfare looks like.

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