The Gateway Arch

The Gateway Arch

by Lisa Bullard
     
 

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An introduction to the Gateway Arch for early readers. This book tells how the Gateway Arch was constructed, why it was made, and where it is located. The book also explains the significance of the Arch's location along the river in St. Louis, an important gateway to the new western territories.

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An introduction to the Gateway Arch for early readers. This book tells how the Gateway Arch was constructed, why it was made, and where it is located. The book also explains the significance of the Arch's location along the river in St. Louis, an important gateway to the new western territories.

Editorial Reviews

School Library Journal
Gr 2-4–These attractive books use high-quality photos, illustrations, maps, and diagrams to take students to some of America's most famous landmarks, providing information about the history, construction, and significance of each one. Two or three sentences per page are overlaid on full-page, captioned images. The texts conclude with a “Fun Facts” page. Readers will enjoy learning about our famous sites and the challenges of building and maintaining large structures, making the series a good choice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761350118
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/2009
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
387,969
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile:
620L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Lisa Bullard has written several titles for the Pull Ahead Mighty Movers series, including Powerboats, Stock Cars, and Supercross Motorcycles. She is also the author of the Blizzards and Tsunamis books in the Pull Ahead Forces of Nature series.

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