A True Book: The Weapons of World War II by Peter BenoitA True Book: The Weapons of World War II by Peter Benoit

A True Book: The Weapons 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.

Rapidly advancing military technology played a decisive role in the outcome of World War II. Readers will explore some of the war's most important weaponry developments, from the creation of new bomber and fighter planes to the use of powerful new tanks, anti-aircraft guns, and bazookas. They will also find out how these weapons turned the tides in some of the war's biggest battles.

Features:

  • 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: The Weapons of World War IIFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 8.39 × 7.13 × 0.12 inPublished:September 1, 2014Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0531217302

ISBN - 13:9780531217306

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