Tommy the gun that changed America

Title Tommy the gun that changed America
Names Blumenthal, Karen.
Book Number BR021133
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Overview of the development and history of John Taliaferro Thompson's lightweight, fast-firing weapon. The Tommy gun was designed for the military, but it instead became the weapon of choice for criminals, gangsters, and bootleggers. Some violence. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2015.
Local Subject Short Book - SH
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Sciences - SCI
Contracted braille
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Audience Notes Contains violence.
For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Firearms - United States - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature
Thompson submachine gun - History - Juvenile literature
Nonfiction
Braille books
Downloadable books
Call Number j683.422 JNF
Language English
Released 2015
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2015 (Alternate Text Production Center of the California Community Colleges, transcribing agency)
Original Publication Transcription of: First edition. New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2015. 9781626720848
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