The Woeful Second World War has ratings and 81 reviews. This is part of the Horrible Histories series written by Terry Deary giving an insight into the. Our price: £ If you ever hear old folk moaning on about the world today, just remind them how woeful things were in World War II. Listen to Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War Audiobook by Terry Deary , Martin Brown, narrated by Terry Deary.

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The first is that they hotrible be a little inaccurate. I was laughing at some parts of the book too much centered on Allied forces.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Dan karena buku ini dibiarkan begitu saja tergeletak di mana2 di ru Beli buku ini juga pada awalnya karena panik liat anak sendiri gak doyan baca. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? War brings out the worst side of human being but also the best in others.

The Woeful Second World War by Terry Deary

But Deary never lets you map the sins of any lunatic individual onto his or her countrymen simply soeful they share a nationality–or even because they share a dogma. Beli buku ini juga pada awalnya karena panik liat anak sendiri gak doyan baca. A young historian could learn more from this book than from a term of history class in school.

Some of the writing is underneath pictures making it hard to read and the quizzes are difficult because you have to go back and forth between the pages to see the answers. You may be aware oweful them as a TV show, which I highly, highly recommend, but you may not be aware that they are also books!

Other details pages Condition New. They’re walking through a scenic landscape with an intact, pretty village in the distance, and the child says in a speech bubble: Don’t let that I’m almost ashamed to say that I still haven’t completed my Horrible Histories collection.


Horrible Histories: Woeful Second World War

Nowadays children have the television series yet I belong to the older group that had the books. There is way too many sefond stories about massacres and concentration camp deaths.

What I also particularly liked about the book was also the illustrations and yes, a lot of it were genuinely funny, while actually telling quite a serious event. Deary’s take on history is hilarious and interesting.

Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This wr is very informative and a great read for all people trying to learn about this awr. The Woeful Second World War presents the dire details of a war that affected almost everyone – from old men joining the Dad’s Army to the 12 year olds defending Berlin to the bitter end. As one of the original series of Terry Deary’s Horrible Histories, “The Woeful Second World War” describes the timeline, causes and key points of the second world war in a humorous yet tasteful way that both appeals to older primary school students and brings home the terrible nature of war.

I even learnt something from it whilst having a laugh. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. 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!

The section on the holocaust, for example, uses cartoons to engage the reader without even the slightest hint of humour in order to really highlight the awful events that occurred.

Woeful Second World War(book)

When I saw this book I grabbed it at once and well it was what it was. I am now the proud owner of another six, this being one of them.

Don’t get me wrong, there’s allsorts of other interesting WWII items that are fun to read about but for young readers this book may open up more for you then just a kid quietly reading in the living room.


Lousy attempt to make serious things funny, but it worked nicely.

This book was actually not based on the flow of the war but the weird and bizarre things that happened during WW2. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. No wonder I love history.

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Kebetulan dia suka acara TV series-nya, jadi saya pikir ini bisa jadi jembatan untuk menumbuhkan minat baca. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. This book is meant for school children and yes, I read it first when I was in school, back in and I historids loved it back then and whatever shortcomings I am quoting right now are things that I noticed after my second reading, right now.

Awesome Egyptians Horrible Wotld. He has also just set up a television production company and is negotiating to make a series of audio tapes and writing radio scripts for BBC World Service.

OK, a wee bit of history was coming through. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. The target group is teenagers, who at least knows that there was some war running in the past and historical facts are butchered to the burned Adolf Hilters jaw. Which I also recommend!

Another exceptional and informative read. Sep 03, Rory Scott Douglas rated it liked it. Martin Brown’s excellent illustrations help a lot, I think, to maintain the neutrality and the ordinariness of civilians. Paperbackpages. Reviews This product has not been reviewed yet. DI samping2nya digambar Stalin dengan kumisnya yang dibuat dari brush, soalnya emang tebel banget.