The Newtown School ShootingeBook - 2014
This title examines an important historic event- the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the man behind the shooting, Adam Lanza, the tragic events of December 14, 2012, the shooting?s aftermath and the community?s response, and the victims? families advocacy work in subsequent months. Also discussed are gun laws in the United States, new legislation introduced in Congress regarding gun control, and mental health policy and law. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : 2014. ABDO Publishing Company,
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource (112 pages) : color illustrations