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Graphic History of the American West - Set of 5

Graphic History of the American West - Set of 5
    Accelerated Reader
    Code: GRAPH107
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    Author: Gary Jeffrey
    Format: Library Binding
    Publisher: Gareth Stevens
    Series: Graphic History of the American West
    Ages: 8 to 14
    Size: 6¾ X 9¼
    Total Pages: 24
    For Grades: 3 to 8
    List Price: $124.75
    Publisher's School and Library Price: $93.50
    Your Price: $28.05
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    This exciting series presents a vibrant period in American History in a way that is sure to engage young readers. Accessible text and graphic-novel style will engage even the most reluctant of readers on journeys through the American West. Eye-catching illustrations accompany engaging narratives about the most important events in America's westward expansion--from the Battle of the Alamo to the explorations of Lewis and Clark. These pivotal events are presented from the viewpoints of people who lived through them, such as families on the Oregon Trail and soldiers at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. These books bring a sense of adventure to American history for all readers to enjoy.

    • Presents first-person accounts of critical moments in the history of the American West
    • Vibrant, action-packed illustrations enhance reading experience
    • Simple text and graphic novel form appeal to reluctant readers
    • Brief introduction in each book provides historical context for featured event
    • Conclusion in each book details what happened as a result of featured event
    • Glossary and index guide readers as they explore each book

    Titles include:

    The Battle of the Alamo

    The Battle of Little Bighorn

    The Explorations of Lewis and Clark

    The Pony Express

    The Oregon Trail