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Modern Military Aircraft - HC
Modern Military Aircraft - HC
Modern Military Aircraft - HC
9780778712046 | In Stock
US$25.27
US$3.00
 
Clear, simple text and dynamic, realistic artwork show the essential aircraft used in modern military conflicts, from cold-war spy planes, to Vietnam bombers, and the recent Gulf War Stealth fighters. Children will also find out what’s coming up in the future such as unmanned aircraft currently being developed by aviation engineers. Topics include:
• planes from the Korean war
• the nuclear threat
• spy flights
• aircraft of the Vietnam war
• low level attack
• search and rescue planes
• unmanned aircraft
• plane identification guide


Reading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: R
Binding: Hardcover
Series: The Story of Flight
Author(s): Ole Steen Hansen

Format
Size: 9″ × 11″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL: R
ATOS: 7.3
Dewey: 623.746
Lexile: Not Available at this time.
Copyright: 2003

Reviews
Modern Military Aircraft

“Published to coincide with the centennial anniversary of the Wright brothers’ historic flight, this...series will both capitvate and educate its young readers. Each volume covers a different period in the history of powered flight...Colorful cover illustrations and a sturdy binding make this set a recommended purchase for elementary schools and public libraries.” —Catholic Library World, 03/04