Seven and a half tons of steel

by Janet Nolan

Written in English
Published: Pages: 40 Downloads: 447
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Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • Warships,
  • Influence,
  • New York (Amphibious transport dock : LPD-21),
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001

Edition Notes

StatementJanet Nolan ; illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez ; edited by Kathy Landwehr
ContributionsGonzalez, Thomas, 1959- illustrator, Landwehr, Kathy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVA65.N616 N65 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination40 pages
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27213230M
ISBN 101561459127
ISBN 109781561459124
LC Control Number2015046214
OCLC/WorldCa990076615, 930364317

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Seven and a Hal. The book’s title comes from the beam’s weight, seven and a half tons of steel, which came to represent the resilience of the American people in the face of such a horrific tragedy.

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When the twin towers went down, one of the large metal beams was taken to Louisiana and smelted into a bow for a navy ship called the U.S.S. New York.