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The Second World War


Young Reading Series 3 - History
The Second World War

  • A clear and informative account of how the Second World War began, the infamous battles and the conclusion and aftermath of the war.
  • Illustrated with maps, evocative archive photographs and illustrations.
  • Includes descriptions of the most famous events including Pearl Harbor, Battle of Midway, D-Day and the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
  • Part of series three of the Usborne Reading Programme for children whose reading ability and confidence allows them to tackle longer and more complex information.
  • Produced in association with the Imperial War Museum, London.

Hardback with ribbon marker
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Age: 9+

Key Stage: KS2 (info)

Lexile Measure: 980L (info)

Book Band: 14 - Dark blue

CEFR Level: C1 (info)

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9781409508113
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Conrad Mason

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A very informative guide not just for young readers but for anyone seeking a concise summary of the Second World War.
The Cork Evening Echo


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