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World War II: The Loss of the Age of Innocence

These novels richly illustrate coming-of-age themes against the backdrop of World War II with three memorable protagonists- an Army bombardier, a girl on the American homefront, and a teenage survivor of the Nazi genocide.

Books in this Series

  • Joseph Heller, Catch-22
  • Ella Leffland, Rumors of Peace
  • Elie Wiesel, Night

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