by Moore, Shannon Baker,
|Format:||Print Book 2014|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 4 of 5 copies|
This book explores the causes of and events leading to the Korean War. Easy-to-read, engaging text discusses major battles and key figures of the war and the technology and weapons used during the war. Through primary source quotes, readers will discover the experiences of soldiers and people on the home front. Readers will learn what impact the Korean War had on US history and the country's development. Oversized photographs and informative sidebars enhance and support the text. Features include a timeline, facts page, glossary, bibliography, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
ContentsA bold plan
A divided nation
The United States steps in
The horrors of war
The tide turns
The war moves north
The Chinese intervene
A long, bitter end.
|Series||Essential library of American wars.|
Korean War, 1950-1953
-- Juvenile literature.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis, MN :ABDO Publishing Company,2014
Kallander, George L.,
112 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.