True Stories from World War I by Peter Hepplewhite

True Stories from World War I

Written by Peter Hepplewhite

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A collection of twelve action-packed true stories about war in the air and on land during World War I - including the growing importance of aeroplanes in the war, German bombing raids, the terror of the zeppelins, life in the trenches, the tragedy of Gallipoli and a daring escape from a prisoner of war camp during WWI. Packed with maps, illustrations and black and white photographs, this is an incredible collection of stories about the First World War.


True Stories from World War I by Peter Hepplewhite

True stories from the First World War. Each story is preceded by an introduction that gives the story its place in history and is followed by brilliant fighting facts.


Twelve True Stories from the war, on such themes as the terror of the Zeppelins, life in the trenches, the tragedy of Gallipoli and German Bombing Raids. The Bookseller

About the Author

Peter Hepplewhite

Peter Hepplewhite is an ex history teacher who is an education officer at Tyne and Wear Archive Services. He co-wrote Horrible Histories: Awesome Egyptians with Terry Deary and has written non-fiction titles for Wayland, Hodder and Hamlyn. He wrote two of the books in the series A World in Flames, about World War II for Macmillan.

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288 pages
Interest Age: From 9


Peter Hepplewhite
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Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

8th May 2014




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