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Blitz / by Terry Deary ; illustrated by Mike Phillips.

By: Deary, Terry.
Contributor(s): Phillips, Mike | Phillips, Mike, 1961-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Deary, Terry. Horrible histories: ; Horrible histories: Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2010Description: 96 pages : color illustrations : 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781407117492 (pbk.); 1407117491 (pbk.).Subject(s): Blackouts in war -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Germany -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Great Britain -- Juvenile literature | Great Britain -- History -- Bombardment, 1944-1945 -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: 941.084 Summary: "Horrible Histories fans can discover if they could have survived the Blitz in this latest colour companion. From the pitfalls of navigating blackouts, to how leaving the toilet seat up could save your house from being blown to smithereens - it's got all the things readers never knew they needed to know about the Blitz. History has never been so horrible!" --Publisher's description.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Part of the 'Horrible Histories' series, this book presents some foul food facts about rotten rationing, awful evacuation tales and the terrible truth about London's bloodthirsty blackout murderer.

Includes index.

First published in 2009.

"Horrible Histories fans can discover if they could have survived the Blitz in this latest colour companion. From the pitfalls of navigating blackouts, to how leaving the toilet seat up could save your house from being blown to smithereens - it's got all the things readers never knew they needed to know about the Blitz. History has never been so horrible!" --Publisher's description.

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