His book, Danger's Hour, a historical look at kamikaze fighters during world war II, came out last fall.
Teary and shaking, Cirl said the minute she passed through the gate, “it was like world war III.”
The United States has not formally declared war since world war II.
The savage violence, the large-scale death and maiming of world war II were just beginning to loosen up social mores a la Mad Men.
Pvt. Eddie Slovik was the bravest soldier that one world war II veteran says he ever encountered.
Germans fought on all the battlefields of the far-flung world war.
That is to say, it was no more of a miracle than hundreds of similar cases in the world war.
Such has been the lesson of the world war, in which the jacobins of the west have often proved the worst enemies of liberty.
It came into use in the Second world war of 1950 or thereabouts.
A curious result of the world war has been the expeditions initiated by the great oversea dominions of Britain and by India.
attested by 1898 as a speculation.
If through fear of entangling alliances the United States should return the Philippines to Spain, Mr. Page asserted that the predatory nations would swoop down upon them and a world war would result. ["New York Times," Dec. 16, 1898]Applied to the first one almost as soon as it began in 1914 ("England has Thrown Lot with France in World War" -- headline, "Pittsburgh Press," Aug. 2, 1914). World War I coined 1939, replacing Great War as the most common name for it; First World War, World War II, and Second World War all also are from 1939.