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The Resource World War II, author, Simon Adams ; photographer, Andy Crawford

World War II, author, Simon Adams ; photographer, Andy Crawford

Label
World War II
Title
World War II
Statement of responsibility
author, Simon Adams ; photographer, Andy Crawford
Title variation
  • World War Two
  • World War 2
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Sponsoring body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Go back in time and experience history with this picture-led guide to the Second World War. This book tells the story of the second devastating conflict of the 20th century that tore the world apart by - divided by international alliances and growing tensions between nations. Meet the key players who influenced the outcome of this global struggle. Explore major events such as the attack on Pearl Harbour, the Battle of Britain, the D-Day invasion, and the atomic bombs in Japan, and discover how clever code-breakers developed new technology to decipher hidden messages and gain military advantage over their enemies. DK Eyewitness World War II expertly illustrates the lessons of the Second World War and how they impact our world today. This museum in a book uses striking full-color photographs and illustrations of warfare, weaponry, vehicles, maps, and secret documents along with amazing facts, infographics, statistics, and timelines to reveal this conflict as never before
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Simon
Dewey number
  • 940.54
  • 940.53
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
Middle school
Intended audience source
DK Publishing
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crawford, Andy
  • Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Series statement
Eyewitness
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Label
World War II, author, Simon Adams ; photographer, Andy Crawford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "In association with the Imperial War Museum"--title page
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780744039047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, color photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)on1204343356
Label
World War II, author, Simon Adams ; photographer, Andy Crawford
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "In association with the Imperial War Museum"--title page
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9780744039047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, color photographs
System control number
(OCoLC)on1204343356

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