Voices from the Second World War

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ISBN-10: 0763694924
ISBN-13: 9780763694920
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Voices from the Second World War
Stories of War as Told to Children of Today

The Second World War was the most devastating war in history. Up to eighty million people died, and the map of the world was redrawn. More than seventy years after peace was declared, children interviewed family and community members to learn about the war from people who were there, to record their memories before they were lost forever. Now, in a unique collection, RAF pilots, evacuees, resistance fighters, Land Girls, U.S. Navy sailors, and survivors of the Holocaust and the Hiroshima bombing all tell their stories, passing on the lessons learned to a new generation. Featuring many vintage photographs, this moving volume also offers an index of contributors and a glossary.

In an intergenerational keepsake volume, witnesses to World War II share their memories with young interviewers so that their experiences will never be forgotten.
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763694924 /  9780763694920
on sale date:
03/2018
type/format:
Non-Fiction / Hardback
age range:
10 yrs - 14 yrs
# of pages/size:
320 / 7" x 9 1/16"
grade range:
Grade 5 - Grade 9
 
subjects:
History; Holocaust; Military; Biography & Autobiography;
 
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