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Remember World War II

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This vivid and unforgettable portrait of war life through the eyes of children is an excellent read for kids.

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Hardcover, 64 pages, June 2005.

In this important new volume, Dorinda Makana´┐Żnalani Nicholson commemorates the youngest survivors of World War II. Through a wonderful combination of compelling narrative, first-person accounts from kids who survived the war, archival images, detailed maps, and a time line of key events, the book paints a vivid and unforgettable portrait of war life through the eyes of children. Readers will meet Japanese-American Allan Hida, who is forced to live in cramped, unheated detention camps in California and Colorado until the war ends; Hedi Wachenheimer, a German-Jewish girl who runs home from school after being called names, and discovers her father and uncle have been taken by the Nazis; and Eiko Arai of Tokyo, who shares the story of her harrowing escape through the burning streets of Tokyo while American B-29 planes drop their deadly firebombs. This captivating, unique chronicle will leave indelible memories in the minds of children and offer valuable insights into all sides of the war.

Dimensions (in inches): 9 1/8 x 10 1/4. Ages 10 and up.

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