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What was Pearl Harbor? / by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by John Mantha.

Demuth, Patricia, author. (Author). Mantha, John, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 25 of 31 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448465807
  • ISBN: 0448465809
  • ISBN: 9780448464626
  • ISBN: 0448464624
  • ISBN: 9780545640343
  • ISBN: 9780606316866
  • ISBN: 0606316868
  • Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Cover illustration by Tim Tomkinson"--Page 4 of cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Formatted Contents Note: What was Pearl Harbor? -- Becoming enemies -- A dangerous and risky plan -- Top secret -- Trouble at dawn -- "This is not a drill!" -- Fifteen minutes of terror -- A sea on fire -- Bravery against all odds -- Coming to the rescue -- Joining the war -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
Summary, etc.: On December 7, 1941, Japanese war planes appeared out of nowhere to bomb the American base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. It was a highly secretive and devastating attack: four battleships sunk, more than two thousand servicemen died, and the United States was propelled into World War II. In a compelling, easy-to-read narrative, children will learn all about a pivotal moment in American history. --from publisher.
Target Audience Note: 800 Lexile
Subject: Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Causes > Juvenile literature.
Japan > Foreign relations > United States > Juvenile literature.
United States > Foreign relations > Japan > Juvenile literature.

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