World War I Unclassified: Secrets Revealed!
The Great War. The war to end all wars. World War 1 has been known by various names. Understanding the history, battles, propaganda, the wounded and the role of women enables us to understand the subsequent wars and our world today. Written for the upper elementary and middle school student, this book takes a realistic, yet not gruesome look as it explains the ins and outs of World War I. Each topic is presented in a 2- page spread and includes background information, fascinating facts, and photographs, maps and other related illustrations. Did you know that the Germans added other ingredients to make their foods go further? War Bread, for example, often included potatoes and sometimes straw. Children (and adults!) of all ages will find this a well written, engaging resource to enrich their history studies. Concludes with additional book and web resources. Index. 64 pgs, pb. ~ Deanne
WWI Unclassified takes readers on a journey back in time to discover the amazing story behind one of the most terrible wars in history.
From the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand to the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, WWI Unclassified takes readers on a journey back in time to discover the amazing story behind this terrible war.
Packed full of amazing photographs and original documents from the British National Archives, real-life artifacts and documentation enable readers to build a true and real account of World War I and how it shaped the world.