Dazzle ships : World War I and the art of confusion (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Dazzle ships : World War I and the art of confusion

Author: Chris Barton; Victo Ngai
Publisher: Minnneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When the British Royal Navy grew desperate to protect their ship from German U-Boat attacks, they created Dazzle ships in order to confuse the enemy of their location and destination."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
picture books
Art
Juvenile works
Livres d'images
Juvenile literature
Art and the war
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barton, Chris.
Dazzle ships.
Minnneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2016045654
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Barton; Victo Ngai
ISBN: 9781512410143 1512410144 9781591146360 1591146364
OCLC Number: 959922769
Awards: Obis Pictus Honor for Outstanding Nonfiction for C 2018.
Target Audience: Grades K-3.; 990L
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: World War I and the art of confusion
Responsibility: Chris Barton ; illustrated by Victo Ngai.

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"When the British Royal Navy grew desperate to protect their ship from German U-Boat attacks, they created Dazzle ships in order to confuse the enemy of their location and destination."--Provided by publisher.

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"The color illustrations-mostly early 20th Century paintings-will enamor sailors, historians, artists, designers and anyone else dazzled by design (popularized as Op Art in the 1960s)."- Military Read more...

 
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