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An account of the Second World War, that is published in association with the Imperial War Museums. It examines the causes of the war, its great battles and catastrophes, as well as how the struggle affected nations and people all over the world. It also features vivid illustrations, original photographs,...
By Antony Shaw
An in-depth reference guide to the major battles, individuals and weapons that have shaped warfare for more than 100 years.
A bold and important book that will make kids really think about why we fight.
A guide to World War I. From disaster to victory, it captivates readers and gives an insight into life in the muddy trenches, and what it was like to be a soldier, along with a broader picture of the world-changing events that led to the start of the conflict.
By Gary Jeffey
After World War II ended, control of Korea was divided between the United States, who occupied the southern part, and the Soviet Union, who occupied the north. Tensions between the two new countries escalated until North Korea invaded South Korea in 1950. This book describes battles between American and United...
Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific
By Mary Farrell
The only book for children to tell the harrowing true story of World War II nurses serving in the Pacific Theatre.
By Mark Bergin
This comprehensive drawing handbook covers all aspects of drawing tanks including essential concepts such as light, tone and composition. With its clear step-by-step labelled drawings, this is an essential book for any budding artist who would like to master the art of drawing a variety of military vehicles, including tanks...
By Jim Eldridge
STORIES OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR tells the story of 1914-1918 through the experiences of twelve children and young people. From the efforts on the Home Front in both Britain and Germany, to the young soldiers in the trenches at the Western Front and from the horrors of Gallipoli to...
By John Farndon
Key information is presented as 100 numbered facts and supported by superb artwork and photographs in this hugely successful and ever-increasing series. Covering a colossal range of subjects from Ancient Egypt to World Wonders, this is a must-have reference