World War II – The 20th Century’s Most Significant Event

World War II – The 20th Century’s Most Significant Event

A presentation on the history of the World War II Era and its impact on

world history.  WW II was the most violent and devastating war ever

fought with nearly 60 million lives lost due to battle, aerial bombing,

acts of genocide and the use of atomic bombs.  The talk will cover where

the war as fought, the phases of the war, relate the key turning points

of the conflict, why the war was so devastating and the geo-political

costs to the principal winners and losers.

Upcoming Events

Sep
27
Thu
7:00 pm THE FLYING TIGERS – THE AMERICAN... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
THE FLYING TIGERS – THE AMERICAN... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come and hear from the nephew of one of the famed Flying Tigers who in late 1941 aided a beleaguered Chinese nation defeat Imperial Japanese forces that had a major impact on the war in the China, Burma, India Theater of War. The nephew, Dan Petach, using material maintained by[...]
Oct
3
Wed
1:00 pm WORLD WAR II TURNING POINTS @ Great Horizons Program
WORLD WAR II TURNING POINTS @ Great Horizons Program
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A turning point is a point in a war or campaign where one combatant experiences a reversal in fortune. The combatant losses the initiative, suffers loss of freedom in a theater of war and the opponent assumes the offensive. In WW II there were five key turning point battles each[...]
Oct
16
Tue
7:00 pm WOODROW WILSON AND AMERICA’S FIR... @ Eastern Branch, Monmouth County Librry
WOODROW WILSON AND AMERICA’S FIR... @ Eastern Branch, Monmouth County Librry
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
America’s first effort at establishing a new world order on behalf of a troubled world was the vision President Woodrow Wilson put forth at the Versailles Peace Conference in the spring of 1919. Historians view this as a failed effort because the U.S. did not join the League of Nations[...]

Contact

For Inquiries
Email: ww2erastudies@gmail.com.
Available for bookings.

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