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Themes: Hi-Lo, headlines, nonfiction, disasters, world events. This series of nonfiction readers will grab a student's interest from the very first page! Designed with struggling readers in mind, these riveting 92-page softcover books offer short chapters on significant disasters. Each chapter is its own mini-book, which includes a timeline, key terms, and interesting facts. Fascinating black and white photographs keep the pages turning. A bibliography encourages further topical reading. Disasters are inherently frightening, riveting, and involving. Grabbed straight from the headlines, these disasters leave tragedy, destruction, and years of anguish: The Titanic, Ferry Disasters, Sydney to Hobart, War and Military, The Prestige Oil Spill, The Costa Concordia, and more.

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Freakish weather, human error, and devastating war are some of the causes of history's most frightening disasters at sea. Such infamous disasters include the Titanic, the Lusitania, the Eastland, the Kursk, the Deepwater Horizon, and more

Synopsis:

Disasters are inherently frightening, riveting, and involving. Grabbed straight from the headlines, these disasters leave tragedy, destruction, and years of anguish: The Titanic, Ferry Disasters, Sydney to Hobart, War and Military, The Prestige Oil Spill, The Costa Concordia, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781616519339
Author:
Weil, Ann
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Subject:
Hilo
Subject:
Headlines
Subject:
Nonfiction
Subject:
Disasters
Subject:
world events
Series:
Disasters
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9 up to 12
Language:
English
Pages:
92
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in
Age Level:
from 15 up to 18

Related Subjects

Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Disasters
Children's » Nonfiction » Transportation
Children's » Nonfiction » Transportation and Architecture
Children's » Transportation » Boats, Ships and Underwater Craft
Children's » Transportation » General

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Product details 92 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781616519339 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Freakish weather, human error, and devastating war are some of the causes of history's most frightening disasters at sea. Such infamous disasters include the Titanic, the Lusitania, the Eastland, the Kursk, the Deepwater Horizon, and more
"Synopsis" by , Disasters are inherently frightening, riveting, and involving. Grabbed straight from the headlines, these disasters leave tragedy, destruction, and years of anguish: The Titanic, Ferry Disasters, Sydney to Hobart, War and Military, The Prestige Oil Spill, The Costa Concordia, and more.
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