- Ages 6-8
FRIGHTFUL 1ST WORLD WAR/ WOEFUL 2ND WORLD WAR
DEARY, TERRY / BROWN, MARTIN
This work presents history with twice the nasty bits! Want to know: How sniffing your own pee could save your life in the First World War? Why wearing white knickers could get you killed in the Second World War? How a pair of old socks gave away top secrets? "The Frightful First World War" tells you all the horrors and hardships of the war that was meant to last four months...but ground on for four grim years. "The Woeful Second World War" gives you the dire details about the worst war ever - from snow-bound cities under siege to fly-infested jungle trenches. Read on for curious quizzes, rotten recipes, gruesome games and terrible tests ...for your teacher! History has never been so horrible!