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    STEM on the Battlefield
    Hardcover Series
    Library Bound

    Lerner Publications
    Genre/Interest: Science, Nature & How It Works
    Academic Subject: Science

    # of Books included:

    ISBN-10: 1-5124-6561-5

    ISBN-13: 978-1-5124-6561-7

    Dewey: Varies
    Reading Grade Level: 5

    Interest Grade Level: 4 - 6

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    Combining historical information with STEM concepts, STEM on the Battlefield introduces readers to the ways in which science and math have been used in warfare. Including codes, weaponry, and transportation, this series highlights the development of technology as well as the scientists and inventors who helped change the course of history.
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    Biology Goes to War
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    978-1-5124-3928-1
    By: Leon Gray
    The British army swelled in size at the beginning of World War I. But many of these new recruits suffered from malnutrition and lacked the physical strength to serve on the front line. Doctors develop...
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    Chemistry Goes to War
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    978-1-5124-3925-0
    By: Tim Ripley
    In the 1960s during the Vietnam War, US forces used a chemical substance called napalm to burn away the jungle in search of enemy soldiers. But when napalm came in contact with human skin, it caused h...
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    Electronics Go to War
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    978-1-5124-3930-4
    By: Terry Burrows
    In 2011 unmanned drones flew high over Pakistan. Before anyone even knew the drones were there, missiles fired by these drones took out key terrorist targets. These drones were steered remotely by US ...
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    Engineering Goes to War
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    978-1-5124-3929-8
    By: Terry Burrows
    In 1944 during World War II, US and British engineers built a massive floating harbor. When soldiers from these countries landed in France to fight the Germans, ships towed the harbor to the French co...
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    Math Goes to War
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    978-1-5124-3927-4
    By: Terry Burrows
    During WWII, Japan's navy relied on secret codes to communicate battle plans. By early 1942, US experts had cracked the code. The Japanese had planned a surprise attack on US Navy ships, but now the A...
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    Physics Goes to War
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    978-1-5124-3926-7
    By: Tim Ripley
    In 1878 tiny Russian speedboats raced toward a huge enemy warship in the Black Sea. The speedboats carried new weapons called torpedoes. The Russian torpedoes struck the Turkish warship, and it sank. ...
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    "[A] well-designed, action-packed entry in the STEM on the Battlefield series . . ."—Booklist