Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War (Classic Edition)
If you ever hear old folk moaning on about the world today, just remind them how woeful things were in World War II. When Hitler’s horrid army were goose-stepping round the globe, nearly everything in Europe was totally AWFUL! Read on to discover…
- The dreadful truth about Dad’s Army
- What happened when an elephant got loose in the blackout
- Who made a meal out of maggots
- Which smelly soldiers were sniffed out by their enemies
- Why wearing white knickers could kill you
What with doodlebug bombs dropping out of the sky and sweet rationing driving kids (and teachers) mad, life in the Second World War was truly wicked. So from snow-bound cities under siege to fly-infested jungle trenches, and from rotten rationing recipes to awful invasions, discover all the dire details about the worst war EVER!
Horrible Histories Puzzle Activity
Follow the puzzle to find out what each of the knights won in their tournament.
Good fun reading about the world war
8 March 2014
A really funny way to learn about the war, nevertheless, it was greatly written!
6 March 2014
really good love horrible histories I read them time and time again and I never get board of them
1 December 2013
A good book!
9 March 2013
Terry Deary has made a brilliant, educational set of books! They teach you all about how the people of the past live! I would recommend an age range of 8-12 for this book
6 March 2013