This is a guide for students just beginning to get into the German history. Perhaps you are a student undergoing a German minor but are not a German history buff, or maybe you just have a general interest in German history that you may wish to explore. Whatever the reason, if you don't know much about German history and wish to learn more, this is the guide for you. This guide focuses on the World War II era of German history, a time period that everyone has heard of and seen in movies or on TV, but you may be surprised by how much you don't know about it. Here, you will learn about the history of World War II, the advancements in technology during the war, and of course, the Holocaust. By the end of our journey, you will hopefully have learned but about the war that you hadn't seen in movies or television. Have fun!