The Essential World War II Quiz Book

by William E. Scott



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/3/2020

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 338
ISBN : 9781480886131
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 338
ISBN : 9781480886155
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 338
ISBN : 9781480886148

About the Book

World War II was a global conflict that tested the resolve of each and every competing nation on land, in the air, and on the sea. It was the quintessential struggle between good and evil.

The Essential World War II Quiz Book will challenge both the novice and expert with a thousand thought-provoking questions like:

• Which U.S. publication named Adolf Hitler its “Man of the Year” in 1938?
• Who was the first Native American to graduate from the U.S. Naval Academy and later command a carrier task force in the Pacific?
• Which reporter gave the B-17 Flying Fortress its iconic name?
• During which battle did the Japanese launch the first organized kamikaze attacks?
• How many episodes of Combat! aired between 1962 and 1967?

Whether you are a history buff, member of the military, educator, or student who wants to test their knowledge of the Second World War, this quiz book is a must-have resource.

About the Author

William E. Scott is a former U.S. history and American government teacher and special programs coordinator. He earned a BA from West Chester University and graduate degrees from Villanova University and American Military University. A member of Phi Alpha Theta and Pi Gamma Mu, he was the recipient of the National Broadcasting Company’s Teacher of the Year Award and the Freedoms Foundation’s Teachers Medal. He lives in Springfield, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Diane.