Engineering that Made America

Series of 8 titles
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How did the Wright brothers design their first airplane? What did it take to construct San Francisco's famous Golden Gate Bridge? This series gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at some of the most significant engineering achievements in U.S. history. In addition to compelling narrative text, these books feature quotes, diagrams, and high-impact photos that bring each story to life. Additional features include a fast facts spread, a timeline, critical-thinking questions, primary-source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Engineering that Made America (8 titles)
The Building of the Golden Gate Bridge 5.1
The Building of the Hoover Dam 5.0
The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad 5.0
The Invention of the Airplane 4.7
The Invention of the Assembly Line 5.3
The Invention of the Atomic Bomb 5.2
The Invention of the Cotton Gin 4.9
The Invention of the Transistor 5.0
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Copyright 2017
BISACS JNF025170, JNF061000, JNF051120
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Series Engineering that Made America
Language English
ISBN 9781503817272
Title Format Reinforced book
Release Date 2017-01-01
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Primary-source text, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, Table of contents, Timeline of key events
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9