Readers will almost feel the ground rumble beneath their feet when they open this action-packed book about the fearsome Abrams tank! They will learn the history of the tank and its different versions, as well as tank specifications including size and weight, top speed, armament, and cost. Also described are the roles of Abrams tank crewmembers--the commander, the gunner, the loader, and the driver. Weapons and camouflage are discussed, as well as the future of the Abrams tank. Easy-to-read text, interesting facts and quotes, and oversized, full-color photographs draw in reluctant readers, leaving them with a deeper understanding of this mighty military vehicle. Features include a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.
A&D Xtreme is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 9|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|BISACS||JNF025130, JNF057030, JNF051130|
|Subject||Social Studies, Transportation|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||T|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.9|
|ATOS Interest Level||MG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||147054|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Military Vehicles – Horn Book Guide
Reluctant readers and military buffs will appreciate the readable. . .texts enhanced by large captioned photographs.