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The Machine-gunners

The Machine-gunners (Hardback, New edition)

By Westall, Robert

A children's novel set in the Second World War. It is 1940 in Tyneside. A German Heinkel bomber has been shot down. Someone has managed to get away with a machine gun and its ammunition from the crashed plane. But who? And what will they do with the gun? The story of Chas McGill ...and his school friends offers an account of life in the Blitz.
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ISBN 9780333278680
Released NZ 1 Nov 1980
Publisher Oxford University Press
Format Hardback, New edition
Series M Books
Out of print

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ISBN-13 9780333278680
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Oxford University Press
Imprint Nelson Thornes Ltd
Released 1 Nov 1980
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) By Westall, Robert
Series M Books
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Learning & Study Skills
English Literature: Fiction Texts
Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 186
Dimensions Width: 120mm
Height: 210mm
Dewey Code 823.914
Weight 270g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Carnegie Medal, World War, 1939-1945 Children, World War, 1939-1945 Social aspects
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school;College/higher education