Guts & glory: the Vikings

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History comes alive for kids like no textbook can in this epic account of World War II that's perfect for history buffs and reluctant readers! Contains awesome illustrations!From massive aerial battles that clouded the skies with planes to deathly secret operations deep behind enemy lines, the events of World War II are some of the most awe-inspiring of all time. Discover legendary commanders, tremendous fights, elite soldiers, and courageous individuals whose deeds truly made the difference in this jaw-dropping guide to the biggest war the world has ever seen.History buff and popular blogger Ben Thompson's extensive research and irresistible storytelling put readers right in the middle of the action in this unforgettable installment in the Guts & Glory series!
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full_title guts glory the vikings
author thompson ben
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auth_author2 Butzer, C. M.,, Collyer, Will,, Wolf, Matthew, 1972-
author Thompson, Ben, 1980-
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title_display Guts & glory : the Vikings
title_full Guts & glory : the Vikings / Ben Thompson ; Illustrations by C.M. Butzer, Guts & glory. The Vikings [electronic resource] / Ben Thompson
title_short Guts & glory :
title_sub the Vikings