Total War

Links to Related Sites


World War II Oral History
A site dedicated to personal accounts from WWII veterans and others who lived through the war.

Oral History Archives of WWII 
From Rutgers' New Brunswick History Department, this extensive archive contains interview transcripts of New Jersey-area WWII veterans.

What Did You Do in the War, Grandma?
An oral history about Rhode Island Women and what they did during World War II. Written by students in the Honors English Program at Rhode Island's South Kingstown High School.

Holocaust Survivor Oral History Project
A collection of interview transcripts (in PDF format) of Holocaust survivors. From Dr. Sid Bolkosky, Professor of History at the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

Military Memoirs -- War Stories
A collection of stories from veterans. Hosted by the Center for Life Stories Preservation, this site is dedicated to collecting and helping others to collect oral histories.

The Avalon Project: World War II Documents
An archive of diplomatic and international relations documents. Hosted by Yale Law School.

United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees
Contains information, images, and teaching resources on refugees.

Powers of Persuasion -- Poster Art of World War II
Lesson plan for teaching about propaganda. Includes images of WWII propaganda posters. From the National Archives and Records Administration.



Also see links for Master Race and Lost Peace.



About the Series | Episodes | Timeline | Your Stories | Thematic Overview | Teacher's Guide

People's Century | WGBH | PBS Online | Search PBS | Feedback | Shop | ©