V Is for Victory: America Remembers World War II

V Is for Victory: America Remembers World War II

by Kathleen Krull


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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780375816000
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 05/14/2002
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 128
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.

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