How Can a Pigeon be a War Hero? Questions and Answers About the First World War Published in Association with Imperial War Museums by Tracey Turner
  

How Can a Pigeon be a War Hero? Questions and Answers About the First World War Published in Association with Imperial War Museums

Written by Tracey Turner

9+ readers   11+ readers   The World Wars   
Download an extract Add to wishlist Share this book

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Find out all the really important things about the First World War with this brilliant book of questions and answers on World War One in association with Imperial War Museums which was founded during World War One to encourage, the study and understanding of the history of modern war and wartime experience.

Synopsis

How Can a Pigeon be a War Hero? Questions and Answers About the First World War Published in Association with Imperial War Museums by Tracey Turner

Why did the First World War start? Who was fighting who? Did soldiers still fight with swords? Had aeroplanes been invented yet? What was it like to be inside the first tank sent to war? How could a shaving brush help you escape being captured? Did animals fight in the war? How can a pigeon be a war hero? What was the Women's Land Army? Why did it go on so long? How did it end?

Find out the answers to these and a lot of other exciting questions in this brilliantly informative book which will tell you everything you ever needed to know about World War I.

The Imperial War Museum was founded in 1917 to collect and display material relating to the 'Great War', which was still being fought. Today IWM is unique in its coverage of conflicts, especially those involving Britain and the Commonwealth, from the First World War to the present.

Reviews

Did soldiers still fight with Swords? How could a shaving brush help you escape being captured? These and lots of other questions answered in this absorbing fact book. The Bookseller

Another Imperial War Museum collaboration, packed with info about the First World War in an accessable Q&A format. The Bookseller

About the Author

Tracey Turner has written more than 50 books for children. As well as the Hard Nuts series, she has written the Comic Strip History of the World and other Comic Strip titles, and the Lost series of choose-your-own adventure books. Tracey lives in Bath.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
144 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Tracey Turner
More books by Tracey Turner

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

8th May 2014

ISBN

9781447226192

Categories


I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools