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Title:
Life in the Marines
Author:
Kennedy, Robert C.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Presents a brief history of the United States Marine Corps, explains how to enter the Corps and what types of jobs and training are available, and gives a detailed description of the twelve weeks of boot camp.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
850 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.2 1.0 54062.

Reading Counts RC High School 6.5 4 Quiz: 22683 Guided reading level: P.
ISBN:
9780516233482

9780516235486
Format :
Book

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Summary

The On Duty series celebrates the exciting and rewarding life in the armed forces. Written in easy-to-understand language, each book offers readers a panoramic view of the work, responsibilities, and opportunities to be expected by a member of the army, navy, marine, and air force branches of the military.


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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 How to Get There from Herep. 6
2 Making Men and Women Marinesp. 18
3 Marines on Dutyp. 32
4 Looking Aheadp. 40
New Wordsp. 44
For Further Readingp. 45
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48
Introductionp. 4
1 How to Get There from Herep. 6
2 Making Men and Women Marinesp. 18
3 Marines on Dutyp. 32
4 Looking Aheadp. 40
New Wordsp. 44
For Further Readingp. 45
Resourcesp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48

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