Engineering that Made America

Set of 8 titles

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.

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Title   ATOS Format Qty
The Building of the Golden Gate Bridge 5.1
The Building of the Hoover Dam 5.0
The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad 5.0
The Invention of the Airplane 4.7
The Invention of the Assembly Line 5.3
The Invention of the Atomic Bomb 5.2
The Invention of the Cotton Gin 4.9
The Invention of the Transistor 5.0
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 385.0973-677
Lexile 650L-800L
ATOS Reading Level 4.7-5.3
Guided Reading Level T-X
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503817272, 9781503819177
Copyright 2017, 2017
Number of Pages
Dimensions 6.5 x 9, 6.5 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs