London, Bayeux, Caen, Paris, & Munich, Summer 2008
“Europe in Balance: Winston Churchill & WWII”
This course will examine World War II, the most widespread, costly, and destructive war in the history of the planet. It will cover the origins of the war, the strategies pursued by the participants, and the major events in both the Pacific and European theaters from the 1930s until 1945. Further, it will consider the significance of the war for the history of Europe, Asia, and the United States.