In the Footsteps of American Heroes - Set of 3

In the Footsteps of American Heroes - Set of 3
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    ISBN: 9780836864281
    Format: Reinforced Hardcover
    Publisher: World Almanac Library
    Series: In the Footsteps of American Heroes
    Ages: 9 to 14
    Size: 5½ X 8½
    Total Pages: 64
    For Grades: 3 to 8
    List Price: $102.00
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    This series is unique in that it combines biography and geography to tell the stories of remarkable individuals whose bold and often life-threatening journeys had a profound impact on our nation's history. Readers will travel along with them, experiencing the challenges they faced, as well as their accomplishments. The text is supported by numerous maps, including a comprehensive map and reference guide at the end of each book that shows the sites referred to in the text and lists their addresses and web sites, allowing contemporary readers to literally follow in the footsteps of these American heroes.

    Inside- Mark Twain Along the Mississippi

    Each book includes:

    • Full-color Photographs
    • Glossary
    • Index

    Titles include:

    Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

    Traces the life and accomplishments fo the heroic abolitionist who escaped from slavery in Maryland in 1849, and became the most famous conductor of the Underground Railroad.

    Lewis and Clark on Their Journey to the Pacific

    Describes the Corps of Discovery's expedition to explore the unknown western regions of America at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

    Mark Twain Along the Mississippi

    Discusses the life, adventures, and writings of Samuel Clemens