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Horrible Histories: The Woeful Second World War

1999 edition. Illustrated by Martin Brown
£1.75
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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!

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Author Terry Deary
Publisher Hippo
Type Paperback
Condition Fair
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