The winds and words of war

World War I posters and prints from the San Antonio Public Library collection
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San Antonio Public Library , San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio Public Library -- Exhibitions, World War, 1914-1918 -- Posters -- Exhibitions, World War, 1914-1918 -- Art and the war -- Exhibi
Statement[edited by Allison Hays Lane].
GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsLane, Allison Hays., San Antonio Public Library.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD522.25 .W56 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17031255M
ISBN 139780615238814
LC Control Number2008033405
OCLC/WorldCa237048075

The Winds and Words of War is a rich collection of World War I–era posters created in and to motivate the country to abandon an isolationist position and connect with European allies against German aggression and tyranny. Get this from a library. The winds and words of war: World War I posters and prints from the San Antonio Public Library collection.

[Allison Hays Lane; San Antonio Public Library.;] -- "World War I-era posters created in and The winds and words of war book motivate the country to abandon an isolationist position and connect with European allies against German aggression and tyranny, including works.

Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events, as well as all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II, as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family drawn into the very center of the war's : Little, Brown and Company.

At the beginning of Herman Wouk’s novel “The Winds of War” (), the book’s hero, Victor “Pug” Henry, is offered a post as the United States Navy’s attaché in Berlin. The year is.

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Weighing in at pages The Winds of War is epic in every sense of the word. As I worked through those pages sometimes it felt like it was never going to end, and I never wanted it to. The story follows the Henry family through the years immediately before the start of the second world war through the attack on Pearl Harbor/5(K).

The Winds of War is Herman Wouk 's second book about World War II, the first being The Caine Mutiny (). Published init was followed up seven years later by War and Remembrance; originally conceived as one volume, Wouk decided to break it in two when he realized it took nearly pages just to get to the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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The story follows the Henry family through the years immediately before the start of the second world war through the attack on Pearl by: 6. The Winds of War (The Henry Family #1), Herman Wouk The Winds of War is Herman Wouk's second book about World War II, the first being The Caine Mutiny ().

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As I worked through those pages sometimes it felt like it was never going to end, and I never wanted it to. The story follows the Henry family through the years immediately before the start of the second world war through the attack on Pearl Harbor/5(). The Winds of War Quotes Showing of 25 “Peace, if it ever exists, will not be based on the fear of war, but on the love of peace.

It will not be the abstaining from an act, but the coming of a state of mind.” ― Herman Wouk, The Winds of War. This detailed literature summary also contains Related Titles and a Free Quiz on The Winds of War by Herman Wouk. Victor "Pug" Henry arrives home from the Navy Building worried about his career.

Victor only wants to command a ship of his own and fears that the assignment will not further his career. ― Herman Wouk, quote from The Winds of War “Gliding across an imaginary line that splits the Pacific Ocean from the north to the south polar caps, the sunrise acquired a new label, June Behind that line, June 22 had just dawned.

This murky international convention, amid world chaos, still stood. This description may be from another edition of this product. A Masterpiece of Historical Fiction-The Great Novel of America's "Greatest Generation" Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with The Winds of War and continues in War and Cited by: 6.

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The Winds of War Book Summary and Study Guide. Herman Wouk Booklist Herman Wouk Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Winds of War; Victor Henry (Pug) is placed between a rock and a hard place.

His Navy career is on the line. He's forced to make a critical decision, and that's whether to accept a job in Berlin at the U.S. embassy. In the s Lustig worked on the miniseries The Winds of War () and its sequel War and Remembrance ().

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THE WINDS OF WAR, the first of two sweeping sagas about World War II, has been acclaimed by critics and readers for generations as one of the best books about World War II ever written. The story begins in Europe as the Nazis are gathering forces against their neighbors and ends in the South Pacific with Pearl Harbor.

Last Updated on May 5,by eNotes Editorial. Word Count: Literally hundreds of characters appear in The Winds of War, and more than a. The Winds of War lesson plan is downloadable in PDF and Word. The Word file is viewable with any PC or Mac and can be further adjusted if you want to mix questions around and/or add your own headers for things like "Name," "Period," and "Date.".

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The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the Late Spring and Autumn Period (roughly 5th century BC). The work, which is attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu ("Master Sun", also spelled Sunzi), is composed of 13 chapters.

Each one is devoted to an aspect of warfare and how it applies to military strategy and tactics. He also sees Pamela Tudsbury and meets her fiancé, an RAF pilot.

When he is shot down over the English Channel, Pug and Pamela start to spend a good deal of time together. Although he remains loyal to his wife, it is apparent that they have developed feelings for one another.

The war is not going well. The French have surrendered and signed. The Winds of War is Herman Wouk's second book about World War II, the first being The Caine Mutiny ().

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Published init was followed up seven years later by War and Remembrance; originally conceived as one volume, Wouk decided to break it in two when he realized it took nearly pages just to get to the attack on Pearl Harbor.

LibraryThing Review User Review - maneekuhi - LibraryThing “Winds of War” (WW) is a Big Book, literally and figuratively. Published in and written by Herman Wouk, it registers pages on my Kindle, and considerably more depending on which printed /5(34).

On first glance, The Winds of War is an overwhelming book. At pages /words and taking place between March and Decemberit's both dense in size and in scope. As a comparison, George R.R.

Martin's A Game of Thrones is pages /words. And yet, I read it in three days/5().On first glance, The Winds of War is an overwhelming book. At pages /words and taking place between March and Decemberit's both dense in size and in scope. As a comparison, George R.R. Martin's A Game of Thrones is pages /words.

And yet, I read it in three s: 1K.