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Who's who in WWII / Alison Hawes.

By: Hawes, Alison, 1952-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Crabtree connections: Publisher: New York, NY : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2011Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780778799122 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper); 0778799123 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper); 9780778799337 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0778799336 (pbk. : alk. paper).Other title: Who's who in WW2 | Who's who in World War II.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- BiographyGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: 940.53/092/2 | 940.53
Contents:
A world at war -- Adolf Hitler -- Oskar Schindler -- Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Anne Frank -- Alan Turing -- Hideki Tojo -- Douglas Bader -- Violette Szabo -- Chiune Sugihara -- Winston Churchill -- Vernon J. Baker -- Lydia Litvyak -- Roger Bushell -- Andrew Mynarski -- Joseph Stalin -- Ruth Foster -- Benito Mussolini -- Robert Oppenheimer -- Glossary.
Summary: World War II touched the lives of almost everyone in the world at that time. Whether they were men, women, or children, everyone was affected in some way by the events of the war. This book tells some of these stories.
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Leader, soldier, prisoner, spy--do you know who is who in WWII?* Who cracked the German Enigma code?* Who helped save many lives in Poland?* Who escaped from POW camps three times?Learn about the men and women who played important roles in the making of history.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

A world at war -- Adolf Hitler -- Oskar Schindler -- Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Anne Frank -- Alan Turing -- Hideki Tojo -- Douglas Bader -- Violette Szabo -- Chiune Sugihara -- Winston Churchill -- Vernon J. Baker -- Lydia Litvyak -- Roger Bushell -- Andrew Mynarski -- Joseph Stalin -- Ruth Foster -- Benito Mussolini -- Robert Oppenheimer -- Glossary.

World War II touched the lives of almost everyone in the world at that time. Whether they were men, women, or children, everyone was affected in some way by the events of the war. This book tells some of these stories.

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