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Set in many different countries and told through various viewpoints, these novels showcase how no one was left untouched by the events of World War II. They demonstrate both the travesty of war and humanity’s indomitable will to survive. 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end the second World War. Despite the many years that have gone by, reflection is an important part of honoring the past. As George Santanyana, the Spanish-born philosopher and poet, said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."

Revisit this pivotal time in history when you browse our collection of digital materials including ebooks, audiobooks, online reference material, as well as streaming movies and series through Kanopy, such as Great Escape at Dunkirk from PBS, A Promise to My Father: One Survivor’s Journey through the Holocaust and D-Day The Price of Freedom both from TMW media.

Soldier Experiences

Holocaust Survivors

Interesting WWII Reads

Women of WWII