Xtreme Military Aircraft Set 1

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In this series, readers take to the skies with the Unites States's greatest military aircraft. Bombers, jet fighters, attack helicopters, and UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) are featured in large, full-color photographs. Reluctant readers will be drawn in by short, easy-to-read bursts of information that explain the history, capabilities, and technology of these awesome air machines.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

A&D Xtreme is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Xtreme Military Aircraft Set 1 (6 titles)
AH-64D Apache Longbow 5.2
B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber 6.5
F-16 Fighting Falcon 5.5
F-35 Lightning II 5.1
F/A-18 Super Hornet 6.7
UAVs: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles 5.2
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 5
BISACS JNF025130, JNF051010
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Subject Transportation
Copyright 2012
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint A&D Xtreme
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2012-01-01
ISBN 9781617832659, 9781614785897
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 623
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Reviewed
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Xtreme Military Aircraft Set 1 – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Using clipped sentences that are nonetheless detail heavy, these portraits of currently active U.S. war craft will rivet both casual and avid fans. Hamilton makes only brief references to particular missions or theaters of service, focusing instead on each aircraft’s history, unique features, typical weaponry, electronic systems, and engines. One or more large color photos on every spread either show the craft in flight or zoom in on cockpits and other specifics. “Xtreme Fact” text boxes include fascinating and unusual facts. . . .

Author: John Hamilton