By Chris Barton,Victo Ngai
Desperate to guard ships from German torpedo assaults, British lieutenant-commander Norman Wilkinson proposed what grew to become referred to as dazzle. those lovely styles and colours have been intended to confuse the enemy a couple of ship's pace and path. through the top of the struggle, greater than 4 thousand ships were painted with those enthralling designs.
Author Chris Barton and illustrator Victo Ngai vividly carry to existence this little-known tale of the way the not going and the inconceivable grew to become simply simple dazzling.
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Dazzle Ships: World War I and the Art of Confusion (Millbrook Picture Books) by Chris Barton,Victo Ngai