World War II Pilots: An Interactive History Adventure

World War II Pilots: An Interactive History Adventure

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by Michael Burgan
     
 

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Air raid! The world's great powers are at war again. This is the Second World War, but it is history's first war in which airplanes play a major role. You want to fly and you want to fight. Will you: Fly with the Royal Air Force as a British pilot and fight in the Battle of Britain? Dogfight as an American fighter pilot over the Pacific Ocean? Join the Tuskegee

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Air raid! The world's great powers are at war again. This is the Second World War, but it is history's first war in which airplanes play a major role. You want to fly and you want to fight. Will you: Fly with the Royal Air Force as a British pilot and fight in the Battle of Britain? Dogfight as an American fighter pilot over the Pacific Ocean? Join the Tuskegee Airmen and be one of the first African-American aviators in the U.S. military?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429698993
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Series:
You Choose: World War II Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
304,154
Lexile:
730L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on U.S. history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection. Michael has also worked as an editor at Weekly Reader, the classroom news magazine used in schools across the United States. Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor’s degree in history. When not writing for kids, he enjoys writing plays, and his works have been staged across the United States. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with his cat, Callie.

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World War II Pilots: An Interactive History Adventure 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I want to reed it too
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Got to read this interactive book. It was awesome when I read it. I will definitly reread it sometime soon
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Haven't read it yet.