This book shows the tragedy of World War II through the eyes of children who lived through it. You'll encounter the stories of children who lived in the war's path & behind the lines, who fought alongside their parents, & who were hidden by family friends. You'll read about children like 9-year-old Derek Lambert who was one of thousands of children evacuated form London during the bombing & 16-year-old Jerzy Kmiecik who avoided the Nazis only to be sent by the U.S.S.R. to a gulag in Soviet Central Asia. From the children who fought in the French Resistance to the children of the Holocaust & Hiroshima, this photo-filled record reveals the effects of war on the ones who are most vulnerable. Illustrated.Cross, Robin is the author of 'Children and War World War II' with ISBN 9780756759681 and ISBN 0756759684.