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New York : Dorling Kindersley Pub., 2001.
1st American ed.
Physical Desc:
64 pages ; ill. ; 29 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 8.8 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
IG: Illustrated Guide 1250L
Experience heart-pounding rescues with real-life heroes! Here is a compelling guide to the exciting world of the emergency rescue services. Dramatic full-color photographs of real incidents, equipment, clothing, and rescue techniques offer insight into the dangerous work of the heroes who risk their lives to save others. See the protective clothing that firefighters wear, the first rescue vehicles, how animals can save people's lives, and what equipment an ambulance carries. Learn how to survive until help arrives, about the work of international aid organizations, how passengers were rescued after the Titanic sunk, and how people survive in times of war. Discover how rescuers locate people in collapsed buildings, why radio became essential for rescue services, how mountain rescue teams operate, what happens when a plane crashes, and much, much more.
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0789473933 (hdc.) :
Accelerated Reader:
Level 8.8, 1 Points
Lexile code:
IG: Illustrated Guide
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General Note
Includes index.
APA Citation (style guide)

Watts, C. (2001). Rescue. 1st American ed. New York: Dorling Kindersley Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Watts, Claire. 2001. Rescue. New York: Dorling Kindersley Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Watts, Claire, Rescue. New York: Dorling Kindersley Pub, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Watts, Claire. Rescue. 1st American ed. New York: Dorling Kindersley Pub, 2001. 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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