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What were the Twin Towers?
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Contributors:
Hammond, Ted, illustrator.
Series:
Published:
New York : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016].
Physical Desc:
108 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.9 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
890L
Rating:
8-12.
Status:
Arcade Children's Area
CHILDREN 725.23 W927 2016
Description

"Discover the true story of the Twin Towers--how they came to be the tallest buildings in the world and why they were destroyed. When the Twin Towers were built in 1973, they were billed as an architectural wonder. At 1,368 feet, they clocked in as the tallest buildings in the world and changed the New York City skyline dramatically. Offices and corporations moved into the towers--also known as the World Trade Center--and the buildings were seen as the economic hub of the world. But on September 11, 2001, a terrorist attack toppled the towers and changed our nation forever. Discover the whole story of the Twin Towers--from their ambitious construction to their tragic end"--

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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399542312, 0399542310, 9780448487854, 0448487853
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.9, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
890

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Description
"Discover the true story of the Twin Towers--how they came to be the tallest buildings in the world and why they were destroyed. When the Twin Towers were built in 1973, they were billed as an architectural wonder. At 1,368 feet, they clocked in as the tallest buildings in the world and changed the New York City skyline dramatically. Offices and corporations moved into the towers--also known as the World Trade Center--and the buildings were seen as the economic hub of the world. But on September 11, 2001, a terrorist attack toppled the towers and changed our nation forever. Discover the whole story of the Twin Towers--from their ambitious construction to their tragic end"--,Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
8-12.,Brodart
Target Audience
890L,Lexile
Study Program Information
AR,MG,5.9,1.0,182535.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,5.9,1,182535.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

O'Connor, J., & Hammond, T. (2016). What were the Twin Towers? New York: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

O'Connor, Jim and Ted, Hammond. 2016. What Were the Twin Towers? New York: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

O'Connor, Jim and Ted, Hammond, What Were the Twin Towers? New York: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

O'Connor, Jim,, and Ted Hammond. What Were the Twin Towers? New York: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2016. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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