In This Review

The Initial Triumph of the Axis
The Initial Triumph of the Axis
By Arnold Toynbee and Veronica M. Toynbee
Oxford University Press (for the Royal Institute of International Affairs), 1958, 742 pp

This volume in the Survey of International Affairs for the years of the Second World War is a sequel to "The Eve of War, 1939," and covers the period between the outbreak of hostilities and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.