Dazzle Ships

Dazzle Ships

World War I and the Art of Confusion

Book - 2017
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This dazzling nonfiction picture book explores art, desperation, and one man's incredible idea for saving ships from German torpedoes in World War I. Dazzle camouflage transformed ordinary British and American ships into eye-popping masterpieces.
Publisher: Minnneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2017]
ISBN: 9781512410143
Call Number: j940.4594 BART
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Ngai, Victo 1988-- Illustrator


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In what was then known as the Great War, German torpedoes were sinking British and US ships. Norman Wilkinson had an idea that could protect them, with willing hands and many cans of paint.

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