The Woeful Second World War has ratings and 81 reviews. This is part of the Horrible Histories series written by Terry Deary giving an insight into the. Our price: £ If you ever hear old folk moaning on about the world today, just remind them how woeful things were in World War II. Listen to Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War Audiobook by Terry Deary , Martin Brown, narrated by Terry Deary.

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Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. In most people really believed that wars were fought only by soldiers.

See all 16 reviews. It was so fresh and interesting that I even sometimes read it when I feel like reading it. It was incredibly informative, the cartoons as always made it light-hearted and it followed extremely well, connecting relevant themes.

InHorrible Histories celebrates its 10th Anniversary! One of the pitfalls of a Horrible Histories book is that the focus on Britain is a little too high, including the book on First World War from Horrible Histories but then, this book managed to go beyond that, covering the British, Germans and the Soviets.

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Other details pages Condition New. They’re walking through a scenic landscape with an intact, pretty village in the distance, and the child says in a speech bubble: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War

I loved these books as a kid and I love to oweful them now. As I’m pretty interested in wars, this book was a perfect book for me to read. If I give an example, during the pacific war, American soldiers used the corps of Japanese troops as a meat shield. Other details pages Condition New.


The Woeful Second World War

Sebagai adult reader sih saya sangat enjoy. May 13, Emma Historiss rated it really liked it. You may be aware of them as a TV show, which I highly, highly recommend, but you may not be aware that they are also books!

Martin Brown was born in Australia but currently lives in Dorset. And somehow the atomic bombs and their aftermath have not made it into my daughter’s cultural literacy as this did into mine.

I would recommend an age range of for this book 5 out of 5. The first series of a live-action comedy sketch show of the same name was shown on CBBC in and a second series is due.

The Woeful Second World War by Terry Deary

I liked the funny parts. What with doodlebug bombs dropping out of the sky and sweet rationing driving kids and teachers mad, life woedul the Second World War was truly wicked. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

I think this book is suited for younger kids that want a good book but hate looking for them, and quests what? Horrible Histories were launched in and are now sold in 28 languages from Russia to Brazil, Scandinavia to China.

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Feb 27, Oscar rated it it was amazing. Sep 28, Matimate rated it liked it Shelves: I thought this was an excellent book. Suffice to say he’s kind of a jerk. To get a boy with a relatively short attention span to sit and learn about history without being told seems to be a holy grail of education, but he has managed it.


Secohd are stories about suicide, even to the point of using dogs as test animals for suicide drugs as in the case of Blondi, Hitler’s dog. The Kindle version is a bit annoying since it just looks almost like scans horriblr the pages of the book.

Personally, I believe any child who has an interest in history should give these books a go. It is horriblee on facts and heavy on entertainment, but gets the basic information across.

He identifies the real city at the last minute–AFTER you’ve imagined it all taking place on home soil for us readers in Great Britain.

Don’t have a Kindle? Reviews This product has not been reviewed yet. Sep 25, Marymary rated it it was amazing. Jadi menurut saya udah menarik banget kalau dibandingkan dengan Enid Blyton di Indonesia waktu jaman saya seumur dia. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest historiess through seller support? He has also just set up a television production company and is negotiating to make a series of horribble tapes and writing radio scripts for BBC World Service. They’re smart and funny with great illustrations, and Okay let’s talk about the Horrible Histories.

Time to make amends, I thought. He spends his time writing and directing for his television production bistories, managing his website, terry-deary. Instead you are given some “funny” facts like why boys were wearing short trouse When I saw this book I grabbed it at once and well it was what it was.