The World Wars by Ruth Brocklehurst, Henry Brook

The World Wars

Written by Ruth Brocklehurst, Henry Brook
Illustrated by


The World Wars by Ruth Brocklehurst, Henry Brook

A fantastic reference book on the two most important conflicts of the 20th Century; World Wars 1 and 2. It provides detailed accounts of the causes and effects of each war, as well as describing their main battles, innovations and leaders. It also describes the cultural legacies of the wars, including the impact they made to the roles of women and how they inspired poets, artists and writers. It is illustrated with dramatic photographs and detailed colour maps. It is Internet-linked to provide young learners with the opportunity for further independent research.


'I can't praise Usborne enough for introducing [internet links] to many of their non-fiction books as it really helps children retain information' - Adventures in Home Schooling blog'

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192 pages


Ruth Brocklehurst, Henry Brook
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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2016



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