The Secret War

The Secret War

Gary Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179906

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This exciting graphic novel recounts three fascinating stories of covert, or secret, operations during World War II: Jan Kubis and Josef Gabcik, Operation Anthropoid, May 1942The plan to eliminate German SS leader Reinhard Heydrich, the chief planner of the Jewish genocide by the Nazis and also known as the Butcher of Prague Benjamin Cowburn, S.O.E. (U.K. Special Operations Executive)Operation Tinker, April 1943How a British operative led a team of saboteurs to blow up trains Ren Joyeuse, O.S.S. (U.S. Office of Strategic Services)Plan: Sussex, August 1944 OSS PlanThe story of sabotage in support of the D-Day invasion

Reading Level
Lexile
GN1040L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
7.1
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Graphic Novels History Military
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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