The bestselling book is now published in a new illustrated edition perfect for all the family. Told through the words of the ordinary men and women who were there, it is an informative and compelling history of the most devastating conflict the world has ever seen.
Drawing on the Imperial War Museumís vast Sound Archive, this edition weaves first-hand account of participants and eyewitnesses to bring the story of the Second World War vividly to life. Crucial background information is clearly supplied through timelines, maps, special features and a full glossary, making the book both practical and accessible for all readers.
Fully illustrated throughout with 100 photographs, posters and artworks form the Imperial War Museumís Archive, this book is essential reference for pupils, teachers and families.
Author: Max Arthur
Features: Illustrated, HB