Big bad ironclad!: a Civil War steamship showdown

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Pub. Date:
2012.
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Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 2.3 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 280L
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Each of the books in Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales has elements of the strange but true and is presented in an engaging, funny format, highlighting the larger-than-life characters that pop up in real history. Big Bad Ironclad! covers the history of the amazing ironclad steam warships used in the Civil War. From the ship's inventor, who had a history of blowing things up and only 100 days to complete his project, to the mischievous William Cushing, who pranked his way through the whole war, this book is filled with surprisingly true facts and funny, brave characters that modern readers will easily relate to. Praise for Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: Big Bad Ironclad "Livelier than the typical history textbook but sillier than the many outstanding works on the Civil War available for young readers, this will appeal to both history buffs and graphic-novel enthusiasts." -- Kirkus Reviews "Readers interested in American history will enjoy these graphic novels... Comic panels of varying sizes enhance the real-life events and support the stories' over-the-top humor... the writing is accessible and entertaining; author Hale's style gives readers an insider-y, you-are-there-type scoop." -- Horn Book Award: New York Public Library's Children's Books 2012: 100 Books for Reading and Sharing list
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9781419703959
9781613123713
161312371
Reading Level:
MG
Level 2.3, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 280L
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Grouping Title big bad ironclad a civil war steamship showdown
Grouping Author hale nathan
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-24 16:20:28PM
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series Nathan Hale's hazardous tales
series_with_volume Nathan Hale's hazardous tales|
subject_facet Comic books, strips, etc, Confederate States of America. -- Navy -- History -- Comic books, strips, etc, Confederate States of America. -- Navy -- History -- Juvenile literature, Electronic books, Graphic novels, Merrimack (Frigate) -- Comic books, strips, etc, Merrimack (Frigate) -- Juvenile literature, Monitor (Ironclad) -- Comic books, strips, etc, Monitor (Ironclad) -- Juvenile literature, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations -- Comic books, strips, etc, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations -- Juvenile literature, United States. -- Navy -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Comic books, strips, etc, United States. -- Navy -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Big bad ironclad! : a Civil War steamship showdown
title_full Big bad ironclad! : a Civil War steamship showdown / text and illustrations, Nathan Hale, Big bad ironclad! : a Civil War steamship showdown [electronic resource] / text and illustrations, Nathan Hale
title_short Big bad ironclad! :
title_sub a Civil War steamship showdown
topic_facet Graphic novels, History, Naval operations