First World War (Ladybird Histories)
This Ladybird Histories Book is perfect for children learning about the First World War at school. It looks at life in the trenches, the countries that took part, where the battles took place, and how the war changed the lives of people around the world. It's packed full of interesting and entertaining details that will delight all readers"from lifestyles, battles, and important characters, to the influence that events in history have played on the world around us today"and has everything you need to know about the First World War for school homework!
This series is an updated reprint of the treasured Ladybird Histories from a British publisher. These wonderful, time-honored histories have been enlarged to a 7.5" x 10" softcover with maps, illustrations, insets to explain concepts, etc.-all conveyed in short bites to give a good overview of life during that culture and time. Added enhancements include two-page spreads of major historical characters with birth/death dates in a Who's Who; a timeline, a glossary, and a list of related places to visit. These are fantastic first introductions to history study. 64 pp. ~ Ruth