Essential Events Set 8

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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.

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
Essential Events Set 8 (8 titles)
Bleeding Kansas
California's Gold Rush
Columbine Shootings 7.5
Hudson Plane Landing
Orphan Trains
Scottsboro Boys
Three Mile Island Nuclear Disaster
Tragedy in Tucson: Arizona Shooting Rampage 8.0
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
BISACS JNF025270, JNF025250
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2012
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2012-01-01
ISBN 9781617833069, 9781614786054
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 8 – School Library Journal

These titles offer concise, insightful analysis of events that have left a mark on past and recent American history. . . .Each volume provides readers with the necessary historical context, the pertinent details of the events themselves, and the short-term effects and lasting legacies of each one. . . . Within the framework of the narratives, judicious sidebars, and photographs and other images, readers are introduced to what should be standard research topics. Each book concludes with a handy time line; bulleted facts; a glossary; and a brief bibliography of secondary sources, web links, and places to visit. Overall, these titles are excellent introductions to these important topics, particularly for developing an analytical framework for debate