Defending the Nation

Format Price Qty

The Defending the Nation series covers U.S. military and security and includes both historical and up-to-date information. Explains the purpose and focus of each organization and brings to life the experiences of the men and women in military and law enforcement service.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Defending the Nation (8 titles)
Air Force 6.0
Army 6.1
CIA 6.5
Coast Guard 6.3
FBI 6.5
Marine Corps 6.5
Navy 5.8
Special Forces 6.2
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF025130, JNF061010
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2007
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2007-01-01
ISBN 9781596797529, 9781617847202
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 327-363
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Reviewed
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Defending the Nation - School Library Journal

Written in simple vocabulary and organized into sections of a spread or two, they have plenty of clear, well-captioned photos. Large sidebars lend variety to the books’ design and provide engaging facts. Each title has a time line giving highlights of the agency as well as a narrative discussing its historical development, purpose, and activities. These easy-to-read books provide introductory information that may be adequate for rudimentary reports or career introductions.