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The Second World War

The Second World War

History of Britain
The Second World War

  • From the beaches of Dunkirk to the air raid shelters in the Blitz, this book tells the story of Britain during the most destructive war of the 20th century.
  • Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and photographs.
  • Includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quicklinks Website as well as lists of places to visit throughout Britain.
“The perfect introduction and guide to the war and its aftermath.”
Lancashire Evening Post

Information

Key Stage: KS2/3 H, E; Age 8+

BIC: C5N79

Paperback:
Price: £7.99
ISBN: 9781409566410
64 pages
230 x 165mm

Library edition hardback:
Price: £12.99
ISBN: 9781409599739
64 pages
230 x 165mm

Author/Editor: Henry Brook, Rob Lloyd Jones and Conrad Mason

Illustrator: Ian McNee

Press Reviews

An attractive book packed with easily assimilated information for those aged eight plus.
Newbury Weekly News
Britain’s fight for survival during the dark days of the Second World War takes centre stage in another immaculately written and produced book from Usborne.
Blackpool Gazette
Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and photographs. The range of illustrative material is particularly good as it is extremely varied and reflects the period well.
Parents in Touch

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