The U.S. Navy SEALs: The Missions

The U.S. Navy SEALs: The Missions

by Jennifer M. Besel

Hardcover(Library Binding)



When difficult missions require highly skilled, specially trained military men, the Navy SEALs are up for the task. SEAL teams are trained to complete missions from the sea, land, and air. Gathering secret enemy information, training foreign soldiers, or conducting an ambush, SEALs are ready to do whatever it takes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429687157
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2012
Series: American Special Ops Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 900L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

About the Author

Jennifer Besel has the best job in the world—writing and editing books for kids! Her book The Captivating, Creative, Unusual History of Comic Books was a 2011 notable book from the National Council for the Social Studies, the Children's Book Council, and the TriState Young Adult Review Committee. It was also a 2010 VOYA honor book. Jen reads, writes, and plays in Mankato, Minnesota, with her husband and two sons.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Worldwide Warriors 4

Chapter 1 On the Job 6

Chapter 2 Revving Up 14

Chapter 3 Becoming a Seal 18

Chapter 4 Weapons 28

Chapter 5 Transportation and Gear 34

Glossary 46


Internet Sites 47

Index 48

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