Its a vital piece of history said david jones who leads the us merchant marine veterans of world war ii in preserving the ship and offering tours but many dont know that history. World war ii proved to be the deadliest international conflict in history taking the lives of 60 to 80 million people including 6 million jews who died at the hands of the nazis. A peoples history of world war ii the world s most destructive conflict as told by the people who lived through it new press peoples history marc favreau on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the most destructive war in human history world war ii continues to generate an astonishingly rich trove of historical material. World war ii often abbreviated to wwii or ww2 also known as the second world war was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945 the vast majority of the worlds countries including all the great powers eventually formed two opposing military alliances the allies and the axisa state of total war emerged directly involving more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. World war ii for todays generation is almost like the civil war to the generations of the 1930s and 1940s williams who heads the organization that runs the battleship iowa is reorienting the ship to try to generate excitement around a modern subject showcasing the navys surface fleet rather than just history
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