A True Book: Big Battles of World War II by Peter BenoitA True Book: Big Battles of World War II by Peter Benoit

A True Book: Big Battles of World War II

byPeter Benoit

Paperback | September 1, 2014

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As the largest, deadliest conflict in history, World War II was one of the defining events of the 20th century. Between 1939 and 1945, this massive conflict affected almost every corner of the globe. Readers will get an up-close look at the battles, weapons, and military forces that drove this landmark war.

Over the course of World War II, nations fought countless battles throughout Europe and Asia. Readers will examine some of the war most pivotal conflicts, from the invasion of Normandy on D-Day to the massive Battle of the Bulge. They will also learn how the war started and why it was fought on multiple fronts.


  • Engaging sidebars highlight some of the war's most important events, people, and technology
  • Timelines illustrate the way the war developed from start to finish
  • Glossaries explain a range of technical military terms
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at the war's most defining moments
Title:A True Book: Big Battles of World War IIFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 8.39 × 7.13 × 0.11 inPublished:September 1, 2014Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0531217299

ISBN - 13:9780531217290