World War II
These issues of COBBLESTONE Magazine are perfect for history buffs or history classrooms, packed with fascinating information about American involvement in World War II. Read firsthand accounts of the attack on Pearl Harbor and find how the events of December 7, 1941 spurred the USA to formally enter the war. Find out why the Battle of Midway has been called “the most stunning and decisive blow in the history of naval warfare” and get a close look at different kinds of battleships, aircraft carriers, and planes used in the conflict. How was the U.S. government able to keep the atomic bomb top-secret? Explore the astonishing history of the Manhattan Project. These issues also include a look at how civilians supported the war effort on the home front. Whether part of a collection or a curriculum, these magazines are an unforgettable window into World War II for ages 9-14.