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World War II

The Internet History Sourcebooks Project is a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational use.

World War Two

QUT CiteWrite

Correct referencing is an essential skill in History. Use CiteWrite to find the correct way to reference your sources. Remember to use a variety of quality sources. 


History Channel

Watch History Channel videos on World War II.

The Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb

The Truman Library has a collection of primary source documents detailed the discussions leading up to the dropping of the atomic bomb.

Cartoon from News of the World 22nd July, 1945


WWII: A War for Resources

For Teachers

World Book Timelines

Create a timeline and view other people's timelines.

Search World Book

Find a good summary of the war, as well as web sites, primary sources and magazine articles.

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Books in our Library on World War II

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