Tommy the gun that changed America

Title Tommy the gun that changed America
Names Blumenthal, Karen.
Book Number DB082545
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
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.
Narrator Allison, Kristin.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Sciences - SCI
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Contains violence.
For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Firearms - United States - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature
Thompson submachine gun - History - Juvenile literature
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 (Books to Life, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: First edition. New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2015. 9781626720848
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