The Second World War, Vol. 1: The Gathering Storm by Winston Churchill

It is a timeline based on the chapters of Winston Churchill's book and the time elapsed in each one. It is meant as an additional tool while reading the books. Created by John Mark Shorack

Book 1: From War to War, 1919-1939

Ch 4 Adolf Hitler

October, 1918 - 30 May 1932

Ch 1 The Follies of the Victors

1919 - 1921

Ch 2 Peace at Its Zenith

1922 - 1931

Ch 3 Lurking Dangers

1928 - 1939

Ch 5 The Locust Years

1931 - 1935

Ch 6 The Darkening Scene

1934

Ch 7 Air Parity Lost

1934 - 1935

Ch 9 Problems of Air and Sea

1935 - 1939

Ch 8 Challenge and Response

1935

Ch 10 Sanctions Against Italy

1935

Ch 11 Hitler Strikes

1936

Ch 12 The Loaded Pause: Spain

1936 - 1937

Ch 13 Germany Armed

1936 - 1938

Ch 14 Mr. Eden at the Foreign Office.

1 January 1938 - 20 February 1938

His Resignation

Ch 15 The Rape of Austria

February 1938

Ch 16 Czechoslovakia

September 1938 - 14 September 1938

Ch 17 The Tragedy of Munich

13 September 1938 - 30 September 1938

Ch 18 Munich Winter

30 September 1938 - 17 November 1938

Ch 19 Prague, Albania and the Polish Guarantee

January 1939 - April 1939

Ch 20 The Soviet Enigma

28 April 1939 - 31 May 1939

Ch 21 On The Verge

23 June 1939 - 30 August 1939

Book 2: The Twilight War

Ch 1: War

1 September 1939 - 2 September 1939

Ch 3 The Ruin of Poland

1 September 1939 - 1 October 1939

Ch 2 The Admiralty Task

3 September 1939 - 11 September 1939

Ch 4 War Cabinet Problems

4 September 1939 - 21 September 1939

Ch 9 Scandinavia, Finland

19 September 1939 - 16 December 1939

Ch 5 The Front in France

22 September 1939 - November 1939

Ch 8 The Action off the River Plate

30 September 1939 - 23 December 1939

Ch 6 The Combat Deepens

1 October 1939 - 26 November 1939

Ch 7 The Magnetic Mine

November 1939 - December 1939

Ch 10 A Dark New Year

15 January 1940 - 20 February 1940

Ch 11 Before The Storm

March 1940

Ch 12 The Clash At Sea

April 1940

Ch 13 Narvik

11 April 1940 - 17 April 1940

Ch 14 Trondheim

13 April 1940 - 21 April 1940

Ch 16 Norway: The Final Phase

16 April 1940 - June 1940

Ch 15 Frustration in Norway

20 April 1940 - 24 April 1940

Ch 17 The Fall of the Government

7 May 1940 - 10 May 1940