New for Spring 2017

Engineering that Made America

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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.

Individual Titles

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Engineering that Made America (8 titles) New
The Building of the Golden Gate Bridge New Pending
The Building of the Hoover Dam New Pending
The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad New Pending
The Invention of the Airplane New Pending
The Invention of the Assembly Line New Pending
The Invention of the Atomic Bomb New Pending
The Invention of the Cotton Gin New Pending
The Invention of the Transistor New Pending
  • New New title for Spring 2017
  • Recent New title for Fall 2016




  • Suggested Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 4

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