World War II and the Cold War: Redefining Power. Graphic American History from 1940 to 1960
History is a story. See it brought to life in this graphic narrative about the two decades, beginning with the rise of the Nazi Party and Communism and spanning across the attack at Pearl Harbor and the Allies’ determination to defeat the Axis powers. Your students will experience the period through realistic renderings of famous historical figures, including Joseph Stalin, Benito Mussolini, Adolph Hitler, and President Roosevelt. Natural dialogue along with narrative text provides readers two simultaneous yet different perspectives of pivotal events in American history.
©2009. Intermediate. 6 x 8 inches. Softcover, 54 pages.
Reading Level: 4.5 Lexile Level: 870