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  • 5 stars across 51 books
    Simon Adams graduated from the London School of Economics before becoming a full-time children's author. He has written for many major children's publishers including Dorling Kindersley and Kingfisher. His work for Watts includes titles in the Citizen Guides, Flashpoints, World War One and World War Two series as well as, most recently, Countries in the News.
    1st May 2015

    50 Things You Should Know About the Second World War

    The perfect introduction to the Second World War, this book breaks down six years of conflict into 50 manageable facts. ... More

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    20th January 2014

    Biography: Elizabeth I

    Read the extraordinary story of Elizabeth I's life, from her troubled childhood to her remarkable adult life as queen of... More

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    24th October 2013

    Soldiers of the First World War

    Soldiers of the First World War employs short extracts from diaries and letters to recount the experiences of the men fr... More

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    28th December 2009

    In the War: Evacuation

    The key events, figures and chronology of World War II provide the backdrop to the experiences of civilians during the w... More

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    26th March 2014

    Biography: Alexander the Great

    From renowned historian Simon Adams, read and learn about Alexander the Great - the boy solider who conquered the world.... More

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    13th February 2014

    Causes and Consequences

    World War One offers a detailed look at one of the most disastrous wars in history. The series is packed with informatio... More

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    23rd April 2015

    World War Two: Occupation and Resistance

    World War Two is a series of fact-packed books on key aspects of the Second World War. Each title offers an appeal... More

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    23rd April 2015

    World War Two: Timeline of the Second World War

    World War Two is a series of fact-packed books on key aspects of the Second World War. Each title offers an appeal... More

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    24th March 2016

    Kingfisher Atlas of World History

    This edition combines all four volumes in the series, depicting the world and its people between 10000 BCE and the pre... More

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