Boston Marathon Bombing

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This title examines an important historic event--the April 15, 2013, bomb explosions at the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the men behind the bombing, brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the emergency response to the attack, how the events were communicated and reported through traditional media and social media, the manhunt for the Tsarnaev brothers, and the response of the city of Boston and the nation to the bombing. Also discussed are national security and the prevention of terror attacks, surveillance and other security measures, and immigration reform. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
BISACS JNF053210, JNF054140, JNF031000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2014-01-01
ISBN 9781624030543, 9781624017216
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 364
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Lexile 1120
ATOS Reading Level 8.0
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 181384
Accelerated Reader® Points 2.0
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Author: Valerie Bodden