Voices from the Second World War: Stories of War as Told to Children of Today

Item# 9781536208856
$14.35
In this intergenerational collection of true stories, witnesses to World War II share their memories with young interviewers, preserving their experiences for future generations. Learn about the war directly from... Read more

In this intergenerational collection of true stories, witnesses to World War II share their memories with young interviewers, preserving their experiences for future generations. Learn about the war directly from those who were there - RAF pilots, evacuees, resistance fighters, Land Girls, U.S. Navy sailors, and survivors of the Holocaust and Hiroshima bombing. This moving volume, featuring vintage photographs, includes an index of contributors and a glossary. Perfect for ages 10 and up. 320 pages softcover.

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Description

In an intergenerational collection of true stories witnesses to World War II share their memories with young interviewers so that their experiences will never be forgotten.


More than 70 years after the end of the most devastating war in history children interviewed family and community members to learn about the war from people who were there to record their memories before they were lost forever.


RAF pilots evacuees resistance fighters Land Girls U.S. Navy sailors and survivors of the Holocaust and the Hiroshima bombing all tell their stories passing on the lessons learned to a new generation.


Featuring many vintage photographs this moving volume also offers an index of contributors and a glossary.


320 pages softcover.


Ages 10 and up.

Information

Subject: History

Brand: Candlewick Press

Publisher Date: 11/12/2019

Author: Candlewick Press

UPC: 9781536208856

Ages: 10-14

Pages: 320