Weapons and Machines of the Gulf War
Weapons and Machines in Warfare
Reading Level: 5-6
Interest Level: 5-8
The Gulf War called for new technology, vehicles, and weapons to win battles in the harsh conditions of Iraq and Kuwait. Readers learn about the new tanks, planes, and drones that enabled U.S. forces and their allies to win the war. The main text is filled with facts that appeal to readers interested in military history and engineering, and sidebars and fact boxes provide additional information. The impressive photographs show weapons and machines in captivating detail. As readers explore this fascinating look at an important chapter in U.S. history, they enhance their knowledge of STEM subjects and social studies concepts.