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Going to War in World War II (Armies of the Past)

by Moira Butterfield

  • 238 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Franklin Watts .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Military history, Modern,
  • History,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - Military / War,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Military art and science,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Campaigns,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMark Bergin (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7781503M
    ISBN 100531145964
    ISBN 109780531145968
    OCLC/WorldCa48393094

    Home Books 60 Books About World War II Anthony Doer's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the Light We Cannot See proved that literature about World War II continues to fascinate readers. There is a huge array of books focusing on the conflict, the struggles of the military and ordinary people, the key moments, and many more subjects. World War II According to scholar Anna Wittmann, ab young Americans applied for conscientious objector (CO) status during World War II, and many of their applications were rejected. [83] Some COs chose to serve as noncombatants in the military, others chose jail, and a third group – taking a position in between – chose to enter a.

    Get this from a library! Going to war in World War Two. [Moira Butterfield] -- Surveys the armed forces and battles of the Second World War, including the Battle of Britain, D-Day, and the war in the Pacific, covering such topics as recruiting, uniforms and gear, naval and.   Though the children’s book author did grow up during World War II, the moment that has stuck with her for the better part of a century happened a few years after the war’s end, when she was.

    The Second World War is a narrative history of World War II by the British historian Antony book starts with the Japanese invasion of Manchuria in , and covers the entire Second World War ending with the final surrender of Axis forces. Explore our list of World War II Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for.


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