World War II, 1939-1945

Second World War, 1939-1945
– topics include: Background, Chronology, Political figure, Battles, Resistance, Nazi Germany, Holocaust, Home Front, Women at War. From Spartacus Educational

World War II (3 September 1939 – 15 August 1945)
– overview of World War 1, timeline of campaigns and photos. From RSL Virtual War Memorial

World War Two
– causes, events and people of World War II. From BBC

The Holocaust

Nazi propaganda – Primary sources
– Propaganda was central to Nazi Germany. This website is a collection of English translations of National Socialist propaganda. From Randall Bytwerk, Calvin College

People of the Holocaust
– looks at victims, perpetrators, bystanders, resisters, rescuers, liberators, survivors and children. From University of South Florida

Timeline of the Holocaust
– Rise of the Nazi Party, Nazification, The ghettos, The camps, Resistance, Rescue and liberation, The aftermath. From University of South Florida

History Reference Centre

Articles on U.S. and world history from pre-history to the present day

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Gale Student Resources in Context

Student Resources Database

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Non fiction eBooks

World War II – Australia

Australia under attack
– Australia under attack in 1942. From the Australian War memorial

Second World War video
– archival visual material relating to aspects of the Second World War. From  National Film and Sound Archive

Second World War, 1939-1945
– overview of Australia’s role in WW II. From Australian War Memorial