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Growing Up in the First World War (Batsford Growing Up Series)

Renee Huggett

Growing Up in the First World War (Batsford Growing Up Series)

by Renee Huggett

  • 378 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history,
  • World history: from c 1900 -,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11247556M
    ISBN 100713447737
    ISBN 109780713447736
    OCLC/WorldCa13665379

    World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war that lasted from to Contemporaneously described as "the war to end all wars", it led to the mobilisation of more than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, making it one of the largest wars in history. About The First World War. The First World War created the modern world. A conflict of unprecedented ferocity, it abruptly ended the relative peace and prosperity of the Victorian era, unleashing such demons of the twentieth century as mechanized warfare and mass death.

    The British people were accustomed to their elevated status in the world and their belief in their right to govern and conquer was unshakeable. The second largest mobilisation of men in Liverpool was for the Royal Navy. More t Liverpool men signed up to fight the war at sea.   Children In The First World War: A look at how youngsters were so terribly affected ONE hundred years since the First World War raged a new book .

      Growing Up In The s – Primary School – World War II Posted on Ap by irinadim This year we are celebrating the 70 th Anniversary of the end of World War Two. War Girls is an amazing book - not only is it written with splendour, but all the stories are different in their own way and manage to show all the female contribution to the Great War. It manages to have a new, exciting story with every chapter, so that all the stories become too /5(38).


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Growing Up in the First World War (Batsford Growing Up Series) by Renee Huggett Download PDF EPUB FB2

Growing up in the First World War. [Renée Huggett] Print book: Juvenile audience: Here, the author recreates what it was like to grow up during the war years, both in Read more Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: World War, -- Great Britain.

Growing up in the First World War by Philip Warner,Wayland edition, in EnglishPages: Welcome to Molly's World, Growing Up in World War Two America (American Girl Collection): Gourley, Catherine, Decaire, Camela, Kubinyi, Laszlo, Young, Jamie, Russell, Connie: : Books.

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The First World War John Keegan Synopsis of book: (Amazon Review) "Despite the avalanche of books written about the First World War in recent years, there have been comparatively few books that deliver a comprehensive account of the war and its campaigns from start to finish.

The First World War fills the gap superbly. Set in England, A Duty to the Dead is the first book in Bess Crawford mystery series. The story follows the nurse and investigator as she enlists in the nursing corps during World War I. While tending to a fatefully injured lieutenant, Arthur Graham, she promises to deliver a message to his brother as his dying wish.

In remembrance of the Great War, the massive online book club that is GoodReads has pooled together 20 of the most highly rated novels about the conflict. See also: 24 Must-Read Books.

Growing up during the First World War in Worcestershire The lives of young girls years ago in rural Worcestershire was very different from today. They joined the newly formed girl guides, or girls friendly societies, and they walked out with their sweethearts.

Growing vegetables and related gardening skills were of paramount importance during First World War Britain, as people were forced by shortages in food supplies to produce their own. In this blog, I’ll be taking a look at some of the most popular vegetables to grow in the war, the gardening techniques used during this period and what impact.

Growing Up in World War II to book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Look at life through the eyes of children wh /5. Written for middle grade readers and up, Growing Up in WWII makes this now “long ago” war real to young people and challenges them to think about patriotism, sacrifice, and the impact of history.

The many photographs of children and primary source documents like letters, maps, posters, and even recipes bring the period of to to life/5(7).

As an elementary educational consultant, I highly recommend adding this book to your classroom library. "Growing Up in World War II: " introduces readers to primary sources, engaging them to experience and connect to a time that's seemingly long ago.

Josephson draws in the reader with real stories from children of the s/5(7). So first on your list is a book by Michael Howard, The First World War (), which is a very nice, readable introduction to World War I. It gives you a good sense of the whole war, including the peace settlement at Versailles.

"Growing Up During World War II" is a wonderful compilation of personal stories from real people related in their own words. The vocabulary, thought provoking questions, and activities at the end of each chapter also make this book a useful classroom tool and I would strongly recommend it for families who are home-schooling their middle level 5/5(2).

Get this from a library. Growing up in World War II. [Kathleen Monham] -- World War II lasted from to During those six years more people dies than in any previous war. Throughout the world, families separated, homes destroyed and people killed. Hundreds of. We want this blog to grow, so if you've read a great book about the first world war please tell us about it either on on Twitter @GdnChildrensBks, email @ or post on.

GROWING UP IN WORLD WAR II by Don Swaim. I'm going back in the days of war and wrath, of ration books, the OPA, savings stamps, newspaper drives, Victory Gardens, blackout drapes, and air raid wardens strutting in Sam Brown belts — when drug stores had soda fountains and juke boxes.

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The seminar has several primary aims. One is to gain a general understanding of the First World War and its causes, consequences, social and cultural impact, and continuing legacy.

A second is to use the First World War as a vehicle to better understand war in general. The Great War was unique in many respects, but it is still useful as an exemplar. The First World War. To mark the centenary of the end of World War One, we have gathered together a selection of books, fiction and non-fiction, new titles and old ones, for a wide range of ages, to reflect the tragedy of the First World War.

We will refresh the list. Before the war broke out, America had welcomed German immigrants and regarded them highly. German was the second most widely spoken language in the country and there were over million first.Lots of history books have been written on World War 1 facts and why it started.

But it all boils down to the fact that Europe had split into two large families of countries. The Allies — the British Empire, France, Belgium, Russia and later, the USA — were in one family.