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The Sinking of the Vasa

Written by Russell Freedman & illustrated by William Low
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Aug 14, 2018
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Newbery Medalist Freedman explores the mystery of the sinking of the great Swedish warship, the “Vasa, “ on her maiden voyage in 1628, and her resurrection from the seas centuries later. Full color.

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Russell Freedman

Russell Freedman is the author of many award-winning books for children, including Newbery Medal winner Lincoln: a Photobiography, and Newbery Honor books Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery and The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane. He lives in New York City.

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William Low
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William Low is the author and illustrator of Daytime Nighttime, Machines Go to Work, Machines Go to Work in the City and the New York Times Best Illustrated Book Old Penn Station. He has illustrated numerous other books for children, including Feathered Dinosaurs by Brenda Z. Guiberson and The Sinking of the Vasa: A Shipwreck of Titanic Proportions by Russell Freedman. He teaches at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781627798662
Publication Date:
August 14, 2018
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2017957923
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1627798668
Lexile® Level:
970L
ATOS® Book Level:
5.7
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
196459
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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