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Horrible Histories: The Woeful Second World War

1999 edition. Illustrated by Martin Brown

Rubbing to edges and corners bumped.  Spine and covers creased.

The Woeful Second World War tells you the foul facts about the worst war ever - from snow-bound citiies under siege and fly-infested jungle trenches to Mrs Higginbottom;s house two doors down - nowhere was safe.

Want to know:

* who made a meal out of maggots?
* which smelly soldiers were sniffed out by their enemies?
* why white knickers could kill you?

Read on for outrageous rumours that everyone believed and wicked weapons that nobody would believe.  Find out about 80-year-old who lied to join 'Dad's Army' and 12-year-olds who died defending Berlin to the bitter end.
History has never been so horrible!

Author Terry Deary
Publisher Hippo
Type Paperback
Condition Fair
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