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Voices from the Second World War

A unique, moving collection of first-person accounts of the Second World War, published in association with the award-winning children's newspaper First News.

A powerful, moving collection of first-person accounts of the Second World War. Contributors include a rear gunner who took part in sixty bombing raids, a Jewish woman who played in the orchestra at Auschwitz, a Japanese man who survived Hiroshima and Sir Nicholas Winton, who saved 669 children by setting up the Kindertransport program from Czechoslovakia. Many of the interviews were conducted by children, and the book is being published in association with award-winning children's newspaper First News.

  • In association with First News, the award-winning national newspaper for children with more than one million readers a week and subscribed to by nearly half of all UK schools
  • A portion of proceeds will go to support The Silver Line, Esther Rantzen's new charity providing support and advice to older people.
  • First-person accounts bring the war to life for today's readers.

ISBN: 9781406365986
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2017
Dimensions: 178 x 230mm, 320pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $22.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 07/09/17 at 00:40:29
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