Battle of El Alamein

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Historical Context Note

One of the key turning points of the Second World War when Britain prevented German access to the oil reserves of the Middle East and began to reverse a long series of German victories.
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Citation:
Editors. "Battle of El Alamein". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=1394, accessed 01 August 2014.]