What Was Pearl Harbor?

What Was Pearl Harbor?


Illustrator: John Mantha
Illustrator: Tim Tomkinson

Format
Paperback
Price
$5.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780448464626
  • 112 Pages
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • 8-12 years

Overview

A terrifying attack!

On December 7, 1941, Japanese war planes appeared out of nowhere to bomb the American base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. It was a highly secretive and devastating attack: four battleships sunk, more than two thousand servicemen died, and the United States was propelled into World War II. In a compelling, easy-to-read narrative, children will learn all about a pivotal moment in American history.

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