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Written by Peter Benoit
Part of Series: True Book, A - World at War


ISBN: 978-0-531-20497-9

List Price: $29.00

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During World War II, huge naval conflicts were a major part of combat. Readers will learn how the U.S. navy built new ships and trained its troops. They will also find out what life was like aboard a U.S. navy battleship, how Navy troops took advantage of the latest technology of the time, and how major naval battles helped decide the course of the war.
Item #: 630254
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2015
Trim Size: 7 1/4" x 8 3/8"
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 5
Ages: 8 - 10
Dewey #: 940.54
Guided Reading Level: S
Lexile Level: 810L
  • Engaging sidebars highlight some of the war’s most important events, people, and technology
  • Timelines illustrate the way the war developed from start to finish
  • Glossaries explain a range of technical military terms
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at the war’s most defining moments
  • Additional content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com
  • Complex texts allow students to determine main ideas and explain how they are supported by key details
  • Grade-appropriate contexts help students determine the meaning of domain-specific words and phrases