Open this book to all the drama, passion, & human emotion that was World War II. Over 150 photos & countless fascinating stories bring to life that time in American history when V stood for Victory. Here are the unforgettable images of war: Rosie the Riveter symbol for all the American housewives who threw off their aprons to build airplanes; D-Days men & supplies streaming ashore onto Omaha Beach. Read a freed POWs letter to his wife. See the newspaper headline declaring HITLER DEAD! Learn about General Tojo, one of the key forces behind Japans aggression. Filled with historical detail & packed with emotional appeal. A visual feast.
|Publisher:||Random House Children's Books|
|Product dimensions:||8.96(w) x 10.44(h) x 0.34(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 5 Years|
About the Author
Kathleen Krull is the author of the popular Lives Of series, Wilma Unlimited, and
Gonna Sing My Head Off!: American Folk Songs for Children.