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Profiles #2: World War II (Biography Profile Series #2)

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Full-color series--six bios in one!

It takes more than one person to bring about change and innovation. Find out how key players from yesterday and today influenced and interacted with each other during some of the world's most memorable periods. So much more than just your typical biography, Profiles focuses on six of the most prominent figures during World War II. This bo
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Paperback, 160 pages
Published August 1st 2011 by Scholastic Paperbacks
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Taylor
Apr 03, 2014 Taylor rated it really liked it
This is a book of six bios of people from World War II.
This book is full of interesting facts!
Did you know Hitler was liked by students and teachers in schools?
Did you know Dwight Eisenhower's name at birth was actually David?
Did you know Hirohito died after months of digestive problems?
This book tells each story from birth to death and you will see how each of them made an impact on one another.
This is a great book for anyone interested in World War II, heroes, presidents around World War II, a
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Tyler Wilson
Feb 21, 2013 Tyler Wilson rated it it was amazing
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This book is about 6 war leaders and they all wanted to win the war, they all really put up a fight, Hitler was the leader (chancellor) of Germany of and he broke the treaty of Versailles, expanding his army over 10 000 troops and attacked every Jewish person he could find and/or put them in a place people called “The Holocaust”.
But Hitler wanted a good life but he could never get what he wanted, he want to become an artist but no university would accept him.
He was invited into a Nazi party and
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Ethan Benas
May 26, 2016 Ethan Benas rated it really liked it
This was a good book in my opinion because I taught me about the leaders who they were and how they got there. I know some stuff about these people and who they were but this book told me what they did after the war also not just what they did during the war. That's why I give this book a 4-star rating.
Spacek Kim
Jan 21, 2016 Spacek Kim rated it really liked it
This provides a lot of good information about key players of World Ware II. I enjoyed reading it and would recommend it for any elementary-aged student doing research on WWII. The author did a wonderful job describing how each of the characters were tied to each other.
Patty Schuster
Dec 04, 2013 Patty Schuster rated it really liked it
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This book was also very in depth about World War II. Included bios about hurler, Churchill, Stalin, Roosevelt, Hirohito, and Eisenhower. The book explained about there childhood, where they went to school, there families, and what they accomplished over there lives. Very interesting book but would be hard for children to understand fully. It would be a good book to use for projects maybe for third or fourth graders.
Conner Rose
Mar 05, 2014 Conner Rose rated it really liked it
World War two by Aaron Rosenberg is about six people that made a impact on World War two. They are Adolf Hitler, Winston Churchill, Josef Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Hirohito, and Dwight D. Eisenhower. It tells about each person childhood and what they did in World War two. Learn about World War two. I recommend this book two people who like history.
Sierra
Jan 25, 2013 Sierra rated it really liked it
Brief bios which cover pre-WWII through post-WWII on 6 key figures. The time span helps connect & explain events which led to WWII. Colorful & includes images w/ captions.
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Aaron Rosenberg is an award-winning, bestselling novelist, children’s book author, and game designer. He's written original fiction (including the NOOK-bestselling humorous science fiction novel No Small Bills, the Dread Remora space-opera series, and the O.C.L.T. supernatural thriller series), tie-in novels (including the PsiPhi winner Collective Hindsight for Star Trek: SCE, the Daemon Gates tri ...more
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