Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders - World War I by Sir Tony Robinson
  

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Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders - World War I by Sir Tony Robinson

Includes a link to download a free audio version of the book read by Tony Robinson. Tony Robinson takes you on a headlong gallop through time, pointing out all the most important, funny, strange, amazing, entertaining, smelly and disgusting bits about World War I. It's history, but not as we know it! Find out everything you ever needed to know about World War I in this brilliant action-packed, fact-filled book, including: * How to build a trench * Why dogs were such good messengers * How plastic surgery was invented * Why you needed a gas mask What are you waiting for? Let's get going ...

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Baldrick himself with the latest instalment in his Weird Wonders series, which includes such earthy information as how plastic surgery was invented, why you needed a gas mask and how to build a trench. The Bookseller

About the Author

Tony Robinson has written many books on historical subjects, including The Worst Children's Jobs in History and Bad Kids. He has written several TV series for children, including Maid Marian and Her Merry Men, for which he received a BAFTA and a Royal Television Award. He presented Channel 4's Time Team series for twenty years and played Baldrick in Blackadder.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
160 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Sir Tony Robinson
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Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

7th November 2013

ISBN

9781447227717


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