World War II: reading guide

libcom.org's reading guide about the Second World War, Nazism, resistance movements and class struggle during the war.

Key texts

Battle of France

Germany's war

Nazi Extermination programmes

UK and US strategies and atrocities

Resistance movements and groups

Workers' struggles during and immediately after the war

Other media

I should be prepared to do anything that would hit the enemy in a murderous place. I may certainly have to ask you to support me in using poison gas. We could drench the cities of the Ruhr and many other cities in Germany ..., and if we do it, let us do it one hundred per cent."
Winston Churchill, 1944