Walter Tull: Footballer, Soldier, Hero Band 17/Diamond by Dan Lyndon
  

Walter Tull: Footballer, Soldier, Hero Band 17/Diamond

Written by Dan Lyndon
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Walter Tull: Footballer, Soldier, Hero Band 17/Diamond by Dan Lyndon

Walter Tull was a successful footballer and officer in the British Army in World War One. These achievements are even more exceptional because Walter was Afro-Caribbean, succeeding in a world that still considered black people inferior. Follow him from the orphanage to the football field and final days in the trenches, in this inspiring biography. * Diamond/Band 17 books offer more complex, underlying themes to give opportunities for children to understand causes and points of view. * A biography * A timeline on pages 54 and 55 presents the key events in Walter Tull's life chronologically, allowing plenty of recapping and further discussion. * Curriculum Links: History: What was it like to live here in the past?

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Paperback
56 pages

Author

Dan Lyndon
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Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st January 2011

ISBN

9780007336371


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