The Story of the Hoover Dam

A History Perspectives Book

From the Set Perspectives Library

This book relays the factual details of the story of the Hoover Dam, which was built in the 1930s. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details through the point of view of a Colorado River explorer, a dam worker, and a dam worker's daughter. The text offers opportunities to compare and contrast various perspectives in the text while gathering and analyzing information about a historical event.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 627/.820979313
Lexile 850L
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
Guided Reading Level T
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781624316685), Paperback (9781624316951), PDF (9781624317224), ePub (9781631886027), Hosted ebook (9781624317491), Kindle (9781631375729)
Copyright 2014
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Kelly Milner Halls

Kelly Milner Halls is the author of 25 books including innovative nonfiction about dinosaurs, mummies, albino animals, horses, dogs, zoos, and cryptozoology. She lives in Spokane, Washington.

Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs, Historical photographs