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Miller Elementary School: Mr. Gottschalk - World War II
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Books on World War II
Most books on World War II will be located in the library using the call number 940.53.
Here's a list to get you started.
The BBC presents a history of children's experiences during wartime, rationing and evacuation.
Discover the women who flew military planes during World War II, including biographies like for Bessie Coleman, the first African American female pilot.
Highlights the contributions of the thousands of Americans, both military and civilian, who served their country during World War II.
"An Oral History of Rhode Island Women during World War II. Written by students in the Honors English Program at South Kingstown High School."
"Journalists, Photographers, and Broadcasters During World War II."
BBC Education online explores secret service, presents radio reports the days before Britian claimed war and sound clip memories of evacuees, and various photos from the war.
The History Place provides a timeline of World War II events. Many of these are links to more detailed information and photographs. This website provides a quick and easy overview of the war.
The History Place website highlights a timeline of events, battle photos, a map of the Japanese empire in 1942, and more.