School Life by Peter Hicks
  

Synopsis

School Life by Peter Hicks

The key events, figures and chronology of World War II provide the backdrop to the experiences of civilians during the war years. The different experiences of children and their families are shown from a child's perspective. Everyday lives are explored using real sources and accounts form the period including newspaper articles, posters, speeches and personal recollections. Readers are encouraged to identify with those who experienced the war.

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It looks interesting and it does encourage the reader to think about what they are thinking. SATH History Teaching Review

About the Author

Peter Hicks teaches history and archeology and has a special enthusiasm for 'digging up the past'. He has wide experience of writing about history for children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Peter Hicks
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

11th February 2010

ISBN

9780750261760


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