Essential Events Set 6

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Essential Events explores historic happenings around the globe and how those events have sculpted societies, the sciences, and politics. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Essential Events is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Essential Events Set 6 (8 titles)
Bubonic Plague
Chernobyl Disaster
Endurance Expedition
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill 7.3
Korean War
Manhattan Project
Transcontinental Railroad
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
BISACS JNF025210, JNF038000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2011
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2011-01-01
ISBN 9781617147609, 9781617840463
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 133-979
Graphics Full-color illustrations, 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Table of contents
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Essential Events - Booklist

The publisher’s indispensable Essential Lives and Essential Viewpoints sets find a worthy successor in these in-depth, well-documented starting points for research.

Essential Events Set 6 – Booklist

Set 6 in the Essential Events series, each of these gripping titles tells a historical drama, often a catastrophe, and discusses the crucial political, social, and technical issues. The spacious series design is inviting, with many color illustrations and screens, and the extensive back matter includes a detailed time line, glossary, bibliography, and source notes.

Amistad (Essential Events) – Horn Book Guide

Drawings, photographs, maps, sidebars enhance the main text. . .

Chernobyl Disaster (Essential Events) – Horn Book Guide

This book presents an account of the world’s worst nuclear power plant disaster. The events leading to the disaster, including faulty design, inadequate testing, human errors, and lack of safety precautions, are succinctly told. . . . Photographs and sidebars enhance the readable text. . .