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World War II

Author: John Townsend
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Arcturus Pub., ©2010.
Series: Secret history (Arcturus Publishing)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This high-interest series, aimed at reluctant readers, looks at secret campaigns behind the major conflicts of the past 100 years. Biographical sidebars focus on heroic or notorious personalities. Highlighted fact features include special operations and their results, resistance movements, propaganda and the history of the time - as is known ... and not readily known"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: World War II.
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Townsend
ISBN: 9781848377011 1848377010
OCLC Number: 574971211
Description: 46 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: A global conflict --
Seeking secrets --
Double agents --
Women spies --
The French resistance --
Secret police --
Secret weapons: invisible waves --
Secret weapone: Hitler's missles --
Secret weapons: the bomb --
Secret weapons: risky and ridiculous --
Codes and code breakers --
Secret intelligence --
Secret plots --
Escapes --
Keeping quiet --
Propoganda --
Deadly secrets --
Secret hiding places --
Final secrets.
Series Title: Secret history (Arcturus Publishing)
Other Titles: World War Two
World War 2
Responsibility: John Townsend.

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"This high-interest series, aimed at reluctant readers, looks at secret campaigns behind the major conflicts of the past 100 years. Biographical sidebars focus on heroic or notorious personalities. Highlighted fact features include special operations and their results, resistance movements, propaganda and the history of the time - as is known ... and not readily known"--Provided by publisher.

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