Cover image for Stealth jet fighter : the F-117A
Title:
Stealth jet fighter : the F-117A
Author:
Reavis, Tracey.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the history and development of the United States Air Force's Stealth bomber, its design and special features, and some of the missions it has flown in Operation Desert Storm and in Kosovo in 1999.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 1.0 54071.

Reading Counts RC High School 6.4 3 Quiz: 22586 Guided reading level: T.
ISBN:
9780516233413

9780516235417
Format :
Book

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Summary

Many reluctant teen readers are into military technology and, in this series, the most sophisticated and up-to-date weaponry is explained in vivid detail. These books highlight the profiles and uses of these weapons, but do not glorify their destructive capabilities. Each book features a labeled diagram of the weapon.


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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 Air Combatp. 7
2 Let's Build an Airplanep. 15
3 Finally, a Stealth Fighterp. 23
4 Operation Desert Stormp. 31
5 Your Wings Are Showingp. 35
New Wordsp. 42
For Further Readingp. 44
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48
Introductionp. 4
1 Air Combatp. 7
2 Let's Build an Airplanep. 15
3 Finally, a Stealth Fighterp. 23
4 Operation Desert Stormp. 31
5 Your Wings Are Showingp. 35
New Wordsp. 42
For Further Readingp. 44
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48

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