The Woeful Second World War has ratings and 81 reviews. This is part of the Horrible Histories series written by Terry Deary giving an insight into the. Our price: £ If you ever hear old folk moaning on about the world today, just remind them how woeful things were in World War II. Listen to Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War Audiobook by Terry Deary , Martin Brown, narrated by Terry Deary.
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Oct 20, Rachael Hewison rated it really liked it Shelves: I read this book for the first time as an adult and I feel like I learned a lot. From snow-bound cities hiatories siege to fly-infested jungle trenches, and from maggoty meals to killer knickers, discover all the dire details!
When I saw this book I grabbed it at once and well it was what it was.
Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War
I bought this for my 12 year old brother who is fascinated with war history. Cerita2 personal seperti sebuah keluarga yang mau mengubur kakeknya, tapi gak punya peti, akhirnya digulung begitu aja dengan karpet seconnd keluar. I was attracted by this cute cover, the big rat. One should not expect the hardcore wlrld. Woeful Second World War on your Kindle in woetul a minute.
They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale — ensuring the right book gets to the right child at the right time. Not recommended for someone who is looking to gauge a detailed account of 2nd world war, obviously. There are stories about suicide, even to the point of using dogs as test animals for suicide drugs as in the case of Blondi, Hitler’s dog.
Instead you are given some “funny” facts like why boys were wearing short trousers, why there horriblf not enough chocolates, who was the smelliest army I really do mean a little inaccurate; it’s mostly erring on the side of “we don’t know which is really true but this makes a better story,” and occasionally “research marches on.
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We all need to remember World War 2 so we don’t repeat it. But most of all, I absolutely loved the whole story. Vicious Vikings is a fun to read history of Vikings aimed at kids. This book is full of facts about the historles world war.
The book fulfilled what was expected out of a Horrible Histories novel, giving a broad picture of the war, several interesting facts surrounding it, bringing out the lifestyle of people during the war with particular focus on weoful, considering they are the target audience of the book and finally, also debunking certain myths surrounding the war and the practices of various belligerents, British, Soviets and the Germans alike.
Jul 04, Teddy rated it really liked it.
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Terry is a former actor, theatre-director and Drama teacher. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Dan karena buku ini dibiarkan begitu saja tergeletak di mana2 di rumah, dan karena saya abis baca Captain Correlli’s Mandolin yang setting-nya WW2, saya jadi penasaran.
You may be aware of them as a TV show, which I highly, highly recommend, but you may not be aware that they are also books! He has also just set up a television production company and is negotiating to make a series of audio tapes and writing radio scripts for BBC World Service. If there was one downside to it, Horrible Histories books normally cover general aspects of life in that period, from food to living conditions which this one didn’t really discuss.
To get a boy with a relatively short attention span to sit and learn about history without being told seems to be a holy grail of education, but he has managed it. Personally, I believe any child who has an interest in history should give these books a go. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Don’t have a Kindle? It was incredibly informative, the cartoons as always made it light-hearted and it followed extremely well, connecting relevant themes.
The Horrible Histories exhibition is up and running in museums around Britain until Find out how to use Scholastic Rewards. As I’m pretty interested in wars, this book was This book was actually not based on the flow of the war but the weird and bizarre things that happened during WW2.
Sep 29, Elizabeth added it Recommended to Elizabeth by: So from snow-bound cities under siege to fly-infested jungle trenches, and from rotten rationing recipes to awful invasions, discover all the dire details about the worst war EVER! What I also particularly liked about the book was also the illustrations and yes, a lot of it were genuinely funny, while actually telling quite a serious event.
Di sini saya juga membaca tentang suatu episode di mana para penduduk desa, laki2, perempuan, anak2 dikumpulkan, ditembak secara massal, dikurung dalam sebuah Gereja di Prancis, desa Oradour-sur-Glane dan dibakar oleh pasukan Jerman, yang merupakan setting film The Reader yang dibintangi Kate Winslett. Although the quantity of information within the book may make it hard to read as a class, this book and others in its series would make great solo or small group reads, especially for more talented readers of a primary school age.
Up until this book my sole experience of Terry Deary was a free CD off a cereal packet–I think it was bits from Vicious Vikings –read by Deary himself.
Books in the series have been widely translated into other languages A former actor, theatre-director and drama teacher, Deary says he began writing when he was This, I have always thought, is a great achievement of Deary’s. I listened to the CD version of the book and They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale — bistories the right book gets to the right child at the right time. Scholastic; Re-issue edition Language: There are many books in this series all of them are very helpful to encouraging reading by teenage men.
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As I’m pretty interested in wars, this book was a perfect book for me to read.