At the edge : daring acts in desperate times / Larry Verstraete.

By: Verstraete, Larry
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Scholastic, 2010, c2009Edition: 1st American edDescription: 185 p. : ill., map ; 20 cmISBN: 0545273358Subject(s): Decision making -- Juvenile literature | Decision making -- Canada -- Juvenile literature | Choice (Psychology) -- Juvenile literature | Survival -- Juvenile literature | Decision making | Choice (Psychology) | SurvivalDDC classification: 153.8/3 Summary: Presents twenty-two stories that relate the real, life-threatening situations faced by children, men, and women, describing their decisions in the face of the Holocaust, the 2004 tsunami in Asia, Chernobyl, Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Tiananmen Square, and more.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 183).

Presents twenty-two stories that relate the real, life-threatening situations faced by children, men, and women, describing their decisions in the face of the Holocaust, the 2004 tsunami in Asia, Chernobyl, Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Tiananmen Square, and more.

6.8.

960 Lexile.

3-6 Follett Library Resources.