On Land by Ann Kramer


On Land by Ann Kramer

Taking Part in the Second World War offers a history of the war told through the words of the people who took part. From airmen to cooks and from ambulance drivers to front-line soldiers, the books explain how ordinary people coped with extraordinary situations: the Blitz, rationing, the fierce fighting of D-Day or the Battle of the Atlantic. Author Ann Kramer skilfully weaves the threads together to build up a portrait of not only the events of the war, but also of those who served future generations so well.

About the Author

Ann Kramer is a vastly experienced children's non-fiction author with more than 50 books to her credit. She specialises in writing about twentieth-century history and women's issues for older children and adults. Ann has recently completed a comprehensive history of the Women's Land Army during the Second World War, interviewing many of the remaining Land Girls about their experiences. Ann lives in East Sussex.

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32 pages


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Publication date

27th October 2011



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