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Bomb Disposal

Carla Mooney (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178983

This book describes ways that bomb experts detect, disarm, and dispose of bombs.

Hazmat

Emma Carlson Berne (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178990

This book describes the training, techniques, and equipment used by hazmat teams.

Police

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178945

This book discusses the training, ranks, politics, equipment, and skills needed to be a police officer.

SWAT

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178952

This book describes the skills, equipment, and training of SWAT teams.

Search and Rescue

Emma Carlson Berne (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178969

This book discusses the tracking devices and equipment used by search and rescue teams.

EMT

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178921

This book gives you an inside look at the intense training, commitment, and dedication of EMTs.

Firefighters

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178938

This book discusses the rigorous training, dangerous conditions, equipment, and commitment of firefighters.

Statue of Liberty

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179768

The Statue of Liberty, a gift to the United States from France, is one of our most important symbols of freedom. Standing tall in New York Harbor, it has been a welcoming sight to immigrants of long ago and the people today who see it for the first time.

St. Louis Gateway Arch

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179751

The St. Louis Gateway Arch is a tribute to Thomas Jefferson and the explorers and pioneers who shaped the American West. It stands 630 feet high, making it the tallest monument in the United States.

National Mall

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179720

The National Mall, one of our country's most beautiful symbols, includes gardens, monuments, museums, and open spaces that make this serene landmark a wonderful, peaceful place to visit.

The Alamo

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179737

The Alamo first started as a mission to convert Native Americans to Christianity and then was occupied by Spanish soldiers. It became a place of turmoil and battle between Mexico and Texas and is now one of our nation's most valued symbols.

Pictures of America

Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179690

In early America, pictures were not as prevalent as they are today. Throughout history, people have come to recognize certain places and things by the symbols that represent them.

Liberty Bell

Cristie Reed (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179713

The Liberty Bell is over 260 years old and can be traced back to William Penn. Created to commemorate Penn's visionary work, it now stands as one of our nation's most valued symbols of peace, liberty, and freedom for all.

Southern Region

Lisa Owens (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179140

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Southern region.

Gulf Coast Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179119

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Gulf Coast region.

Northeast and Metropolitan Regions

Nancy Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179126

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Northeast and Metropolitan regions.

Appalachian Region

Ellen Mitten (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179133

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Appalachian region.

Southwestern Region

Lisa Owens (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179072

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Southwestern region.

Mountain Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179089

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Mountain region.

Great Plains Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179096

The climate in the Great Plains region is extreme. Winds from the Arctic and the Gulf of Mexico blow through the Great Plains because This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Great Plains region.

Midwest and Great Lakes Regions

Nancy Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179102

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the Midwest and Great Lakes regions.

West Coast Region

Sue Vander Hook (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179065

This book explores the geography, industry, agriculture, and culture that define the West Coast region.

Afghanistan

Michael Burgan (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604723496

Provides the most current information on the people, culture, and conflicts of Afghanistan. Maps, photographs, and other text features help to support understanding.

The United States Capitol

Holly Karapetkova (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906000

Describes the history of the United States Capitol, its significance, and its importance to our country.

The Statue of Liberty

Holly Karapetkova (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615905997

Describes the history of the statue that has been a symbol of liberty and freedom in America