Themes: Hi-Lo, headlines, nonfiction, disasters, world events. Freakish weather, human error, and devastating war are some of the causes of history's most frightening disasters at sea. Read here about such infamous disasters as the Titanic, the Lusitania, the Eastland, the Andrea Doria, the General Slocum, the Kursk, the Costa Concordia, and the Deepwater Horizon. This series of nonfiction readers will grab a student's interest from the very first page! Designed with struggling readers in mind, these riveting 92-page books offer short chapters on significant disasters. Each chapter is its own mini-book, which includes a timeline, key terms, and interesting facts. Fascinating black and white photographs keep the pages turning. A bibliography encourages further topical reading.
HL: High-Low 580L
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|Grouped Work ID||d9c3041b-cc95-70a6-6e3f-d040f3c321b7|
|Grouping Title||sea disasters|
|Grouping Author||weil ann|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-01-01 23:53:44PM|
|Last Indexed||2020-01-23 00:21:22AM|
|detailed_location_school||Wright Middle - Teen Non-Fiction|
|display_description||Describes infamous disasters at sea such as the Titanic, the Lusitania, and the Andrea Doria. Explains causes of sea disasters such as unusual weather, human error, and war.|
|local_callnumber_school||ADV 910.4 WEI|
|subject_facet||Shipwrecks -- History|
|title_full||Sea disasters / Ann Weil|