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Title:
Fast-attack submarine : the Seawolf class
Author:
Payan, Gregory.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Book, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Presents a brief history of the submarine as an attack weapon, with emphasis on the most modern Seawolf class which includes the USS Seawolf, the USS Connecticut, and the USS Jimmy Carter.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
710 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.3 1.0 54045.

Reading Counts RC High School 6.1 4 Quiz: 22576 Guided reading level: T.
ISBN:
9780516233383

9780516235387
Format :
Book

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Summary

A series about the most sophisticated and up-to-date military weaponry explained in vivid detail. Highlighting the profiles and uses of these weapons, reluctant teen readers will learn much about military technology.


Summary

Each book is clearly written using simple sentences and familiar vocabulary. Brilliant color photos, fascinating sidebars, and user-friendly fact boxes, charts, and tables highlight key information in the text.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 4
1 The Attack Submarinep. 7
2 The History of the Submarinep. 21
3 The High-Tech Seawolf Subp. 27
4 Submarine Duties of Today and Tomorrowp. 35
New Wordsp. 42
For Further Readingp. 44
Resourcesp. 45
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48

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