US Military Careers

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This series gives a wide-ranging look at military careers. Following an overview of each military branch's history and organization, the books detail careers in that branch. The featured jobs include pilots, combat soldiers, nurses, rescue divers, and more. The series explains what education and training is needed for these careers and what daily life is like in each career. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
US Military Careers (6 titles)
US Air Force
US Army
US Coast Guard
US Marine Corps
US Navy
US Special Operations Forces
  • New! Fall 2023
  • New! Spring 2023
  • New! Fall 2022
Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF025130, JNF038100
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Careers
Copyright 2021
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2020-08-01
ISBN 9781532192258, 9781098210151
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Primary-source text, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
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US Military Careers – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Recommended for larger middle school collections; high schools may also want to consider.

US Army (US Military Careers) – Booklist

Well-organized text provides detail without being overwhelming or dull, and large, color photographs give a close-up view of the military in action.