Dazzle ships : World War I and the art of confusion by Barton, Chris (#1368MG2)

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Dazzle ships : World War I and the art of confusion

by Barton, Chris; illustrated by Ngai, Victo
Hardcover (library binding) Millbrook Press, 2017

$19.99

Overview
From the Publisher
A pictorial introduction to the lesser-known World War I practice of painting British and American ships with bold colors and patterns explains how the "dazzle" theories of Lieutenant Norman Wilkinson were applied to confuse enemies about a ship's speed and direction. By the best-selling author of <IT>Shark vs. Train<RO>.
Reviews & Awards
  • Booklist, 08/01/17
  • Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 01/01/18
  • Horn Book Guide, 04/01/18
  • Kirkus Reviews, 06/15/17
  • Publishers Weekly starred, 06/26/17
  • School Library Connection starred, 01/01/18
  • School Library Journal starred, 08/01/17
Product Details
  • Publisher: Millbrook Press
  • Publication Date: September 1, 2017
  • Format: Hardcover (library binding)
  • Dewey: 940.4
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Tracings: Ngai, Victo, 1988- illustrator.
  • ISBN-10: 1-51241-014-4
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-51241-014-3
  • LCCN: 2016-045544
  • Follett Number: 1368MG2
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Reading Level: 6.2
  • ATOS Book Level: 6.1
  • AR Interest Level: LG
  • AR Points: .5
  • AR Quiz: 189562EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 7.4
  • Reading Counts Points: 3
  • Lexile: 990L
  • Guided Reading Level: W
  • Fountas & Pinnell: W