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Eyewitness to the Harlem Hellfighters

Jill Sherman (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817593

Details the trials and successes of the Harlem Hellfighters, the most famous black regiment in World War I, from the perspectives of those involved. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, an introduction to the author, and a phonetic glossary.

Eyewitness to the Role of Women in World War I

Jeanne Marie Ford (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817609

Details the ways in which women contributed to the war effort, including their roles as doctors, nurses, factory workers, soldiers, and more. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, an introduction to the author, and a phonetic glossary.

Eyewitness to the Sinking of the Lusitania

Charles Fredeen (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817623

Details the events leading up to and following the sinking of Britain's Lusitania from the perspectives of those involved. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, an introduction to the author, and a phonetic glossary.

Eyewitness to the Treaty of Versailles

Nick Rebman (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817630

Details the Paris Peace Conference, the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, and its aftereffects on Germany from the perspectives of those involved. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, an introduction to the author, and a phonetic glossary.

Eyewitness to the Western Front

Cynthia Kennedy Henzel (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817647

Details the major battles on the western front as well as the dynamics of trench warfare from the perspectives of those involved. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, an introduction to the author, and a phonetic glossary.

Eyewitness to World War I Medicine

Emily O'Keefe (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817654

Details the actions of nurses, doctors, medics, ambulance drivers, and other medical personnel during World War I. Additional features include a bullet-point summary of the events, compelling narrative descriptions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, questions to spark critical thinking, sources to guide further research, historical photographs, informative captions, a table of contents, an index, and a phonetic glossary.

Weird-but-True Facts about the U.S. Military

Arnold Ringstad (author), Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234263

Loads of quirky, cool, and astonishing facts about the U. S. military, including weapons, wars, and military people.

Spies Around the World: The CIA and Other American Spies

Michael E. Goodman (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601528

An eye-opening exploration of the history of the 1942-founded CIA and other American espionage agencies, investigating their typical training and tools as well as the escapades of famous spies.

Spies Around the World: The KGB and Other Russian Spies

Michael E. Goodman (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601535

An eye-opening exploration of the history of the 1954-founded KGB and other Russian espionage agencies, investigating their typical training and tools as well as the escapades of famous spies.

Built for Battle: Aircraft Carriers

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600750

A fundamental exploration of aircraft carriers, including their size and carrying capacity, history of development, flight decks and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Battleships

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600774

A fundamental exploration of battleships, including their size and firepower, history of development, gun turrets and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Bombers

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600781

A fundamental exploration of bombers, including their speed and carrying capacity, history of development, targeting systems and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Fighter Jets

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600798

A fundamental exploration of fighter jets, including their speed and maneuverability, history of development, cockpits and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Helicopters

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600804

A fundamental exploration of military helicopters, including their uses and carrying capacity, history of development, rotors and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Submarines

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600811

A fundamental exploration of submarines, including their size and diving ability, history of development, periscopes and other features, and famous models from around the world.

Built for Battle: Tanks

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600828

A fundamental exploration of tanks, including their size and firepower, history of development, crawler tracks and other features, and famous models from around the world.