The Resource Dazzle ships : World War I and the Art of Confusion., Chris Barton, (ebook)

Dazzle ships : World War I and the Art of Confusion., Chris Barton, (ebook)

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Dazzle ships : World War I and the Art of Confusion.
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Dazzle ships
Title remainder
World War I and the Art of Confusion.
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Chris Barton
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Language
eng
Summary
During World War I, British and American ships were painted with bold colors and crazy patterns from bow to stern. Why would anyone put such eye-catching designs on ships?Desperate to protect ships from German torpedo attacks, British lieutenant-commander Norman Wilkinson proposed what became known as dazzle. These stunning patterns and colors were meant to confuse the enemy about a ship's speed and direction. By the end of the war, more than four thousand ships had been painted with these mesmerizing designs.Author Chris Barton and illustrator Victo Ngai vividly bring to life this little-known story of how the unlikely and the improbable became just plain dazzling
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Barton, Chris
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  • Text Difficulty 5 - Text Difficulty 7
  • 990
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non fiction
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • History
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juvenile
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Dazzle ships : World War I and the Art of Confusion., Chris Barton, (ebook)
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electronic
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9781512472189
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Label
Dazzle ships : World War I and the Art of Confusion., Chris Barton, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781512472189
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4E683E2E-618F-4EF2-B1E5-F83EBA77EFF3
System control number
ODN0003464607
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Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB)

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