Desperate Glory: The Story of WWI

Desperate Glory: The Story of WWI

by John Wilson
     
 

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This book presents the story and issues of the First World War in a clear, concise and objective manner, accompanied on every page by photographs, original sketches, or maps.

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This book presents the story and issues of the First World War in a clear, concise and objective manner, accompanied on every page by photographs, original sketches, or maps.

Editorial Reviews

CM Magazine
"John Wilson.is a gifted writer whose prose.makes history meaningful and relevant. An excellent introduction to the First World War. Highly Recommended."
Quill & Quire - Deirdre Baker
"A bracingly critical perspective. With a few deft sentences he lays out the story in a way that doesn't overwhelm the emotions of his young audience, but provides the context they'll need to read an interpret more advanced works in the future."
From the Publisher
"John Wilson.is a gifted writer whose prose.makes history meaningful and relevant. An excellent introduction to the First World War. Highly Recommended."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781459726260
Publisher:
Dundurn Press
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
Stories of Canada , #12
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
767,207
File size:
8 MB
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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"A bracingly critical perspective. With a few deft sentences he lays out the story in a way that doesn't overwhelm the emotions of his young audience, but provides the context they'll need to read an interpret more advanced works in the future."

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