Fallout : spies, superbombs, and the ultimate Cold War showdown
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New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2021.
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Ages 10-14
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Book
Edition
First edition.
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352 pages ; 23 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781250149015, 1250149010
Reading Level
MG+
Level 6.6, 11 Points

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
"As World War II comes to a close, the United States and the Soviet Union emerge as the two greatest world powers on extreme opposites of the political spectrum. After the United States showed its hand with the atomic bomb in Hiroshima, the Soviets refuse to be left behind. With communism sweeping the globe, the two nations begin a neck-and-neck competition to build even more destructive bombs and conquer the Space Race. In their battle for dominance, spy planes fly above, armed submarines swim deep below, and undercover agents meet in the dead of night. The Cold War game grows more precarious as weapons are pointed towards each other, with fingers literally on the trigger. The decades-long showdown culminates in the Cuban Missile Crisis, the world's close call with the third-and final-world war"--,Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
Ages 10-14,Roaring Brook Press.
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Grades 7-9,Roaring Brook Press.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sheinkin, S. (2021). Fallout: spies, superbombs, and the ultimate Cold War showdown (First edition.). Roaring Brook Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sheinkin, Steve. 2021. Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown. New York: Roaring Brook Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sheinkin, Steve. Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown New York: Roaring Brook Press, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sheinkin, Steve. Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown First edition., Roaring Brook Press, 2021.

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