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The Resource War game : the legendary story of the First World War football match, Michael Foreman

War game : the legendary story of the First World War football match, Michael Foreman

Label
War game : the legendary story of the First World War football match
Title
War game
Title remainder
the legendary story of the First World War football match
Statement of responsibility
Michael Foreman
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic children's book about WWI and the Christmas Day cease-fire football match in no-mans-land. This special lavish new edition of a modern classic contains a special new introduction from Michael Foreman, additional new illustrations and 4 pages of extra background material on the First World War and football during the war
Summary
Looking for adventure and excitement, four young Englishmen join the infantry in 1914 to go and and fight the Germans, but soon find out that war is no game
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1995
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089769
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foreman, Michael
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Christmas stories
  • Soccer matches
  • Children's stories
  • Christmas stories
  • Historical fiction
  • Soccer matches
Target audience
juvenile
Label
War game : the legendary story of the First World War football match, Michael Foreman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn885183318
Dimensions
22 x 30 cm
Edition
WWI 100th anniversary edition.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9781843651789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885183318
Label
War game : the legendary story of the First World War football match, Michael Foreman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn885183318
Dimensions
22 x 30 cm
Edition
WWI 100th anniversary edition.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9781843651789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885183318

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