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A History of Us: The New Nation: 1789-1850 a History of Us Book Four Revised Edition
Contributor(s): Hakim, Joy (Author)

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ISBN: 0195188977     ISBN-13: 9780195188974
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
OUR PRICE: $27.45  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: January 2006
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Annotation: Hakim's ten-volume history of the United States makes American history as exciting as an adventure story and as stimulating as a suspense yarn. She tells stories with all the fascinating sides of factual history. The dates and events, characters and complexities, heroes, heroines and villains are woven into the great American history. B&W illustrations throughout, index and timelines.

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History - United States - Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Dewey: 973.5
LCCN: 2006540141
Age Level: 11-14
Grade Level: 6-9
Series: History of Us
Physical Information: 0.64" H x 7.69" W x 9.41" (1.40 lbs) 208 pages
Themes:
- Chronological Period - 20th Century
- Ethnic Orientation - Native American
- Chronological Period - 19th Century
- Topical - Home Schooling
Features: Bibliography, Ikids, Illustrated, Index, Maps, Table of Contents
 
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Publisher Description:
Recommended by the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

Beginning with George Washington's inauguration and continuing into the nineteenth century, The New Nation tells the story of the remarkable challenges that the freshly formed United States faced. Thomas Jefferson's purchase of the Louisiana Territories (bought from France at a mere four cents an
acre!), Lewis and Clark's daring expedition through this wilderness, the War of 1812 a.k.a. Revolutionary War, Part II, Tecumseh's effort to form an Indian confederacy, the growth of Southern plantations, the beginning of the abolitionist movement, and the disgraceful Trail of Tears are just a few
of the setbacks, sidetracks, and formidable tasks put in the new nation's path. Master storyteller Joy Hakim weaves these dramatic events and more into a seamless tale that's so exciting, how could it be true? But it is- it's A History of US.

 
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