History’s Deserted Cities and Places

Tammy Gagne (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781632357076

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Description

Brings to light 12 deserted cities and places such as the ancient city of Angkor Wat which was hidden deep in the Cambodian jungle for centuries; Hashima Island off the coast of Nagasaki, Japan that was once mined for its rich coal reserves unitl abandoned in the 1970's; Machu Picchu that was built more than 2,400 meters above sea level in Peru; and more. The book features historic photos, interesting sidebars, and thought-provoking prompts.

Reading Level
Lexile
730L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
4.7
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
History People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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