World War One offers a detailed look at one of the most disastrous wars in history. The series is packed with information, photographs and maps. Timelines and quotes put events in context and help to personalise them. War In the Trenches examines how the war was waged in the mud of the Western Front and how soldiers coped with trench life.
Simon Adams is a well-known non-fiction author specialising in history for children. He has written more than 100 books and lives in London.