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The story of the Second World War for children, 1939-1945

By: Chrisp, Peter

1783124504 / 9781783124503
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United Kingdom
25 x 29 cm 63 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour)
Children / Juvenile  Learn More
Reprint. "In partnership with Imperial War Museums"--Front cover. Originally published: 2010.

The Story of the Second World War for Children shows the impact of the war on the lives of the people who lived through it, from children evacuated to the countryside, to bombed-out cities and civilians working in munitions' factories, and the soldiers fighting on land, sea and air.

This book also looks at how the war led to major advances in technology, medicine and weaponry.

Feature boxes throughout highlight subjects of particular interest to children, such as life inside a U-boat and tips for a jungle fighter.

Maps and cross-section artworks of the insides of famous tanks, aircraft, U-boats, aircraft carriers add extra detail and fascination for children.


3JJH c 1939 to c 1945 (including WW2), YNH History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage), YNJ Warfare, battles, armed forces (Children's / Teenage)

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