Shamu: 1st Killer Whale in Captivity

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Animals have been an influential part of science, technology, and travel throughout time. Shamu: The 1st Killer Whale in Captivity introduces readers to the historical climate of the 1960s, information on Orcas, background on Shamu, a chronology of Shamu's life, and how her captivity influenced history. Colorful graphic art, fast facts, and a glossary will bring the historic animal to a younger audience. A great supplement to your history graphic novel collection.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF003150, JNF025080
Genre Graphic Novels, Nonfiction
Subject Animals, History
Copyright 2012
Division Magic Wagon
Imprint Graphic Planet
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2011-09-01
ISBN 9781616416423, 9781616417710
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 599.53
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 147188
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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