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The invention of the atomic bomb / by Clara MacCarald.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Engineering that made America.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 623.4 MACCARALD (Text) 33946003242612 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781503816411
  • ISBN: 1503816419
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : The Child's World, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 31-32) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Fast facts and timeline -- A dangerous discovery -- Research for the war effort -- A secret laboratory -- A fireball in the desert -- The atomic age -- Think about it.
Summary, etc.:
Gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the invention of the atomic bomb. Additional features include a table of contents, a Fast Facts spread, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11.
650L Lexile
Decoding demand: 95 (very high) Semantic demand: 99 (very high) Syntactic demand: 87 (very high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Atomic bomb > History > Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb > History.
Atomic bomb > History.

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