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The American Revolution: A Ducksters Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
This book about the American Revolution is brought to you by the makers of the popular children's educational website Ducksters. Inside the book, you will learn about the history American Revolution including the timeline and events that led up to the war, major battles, important people, and more. Take a trip into the past and discover the revolution that gave birth to the United States.
Paul Revere: American Patriot; A 15-Minute Biography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Paul Revere lived in a time when America was not yet a country. It was a colony of England. The people were British subjects and lived under British laws. British soldiers enforced the laws in Boston and other colonial cities. Paul Revere was a patriot. He believed America should be free. Read about the life of this American patriot and learn the truth about his midnight ride in this 15-book.
General, Please Burn My House: The Revolutionary War Story of Rebecca Motte
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Rebecca Motte sat down to supper with her three grown up daughters and her niece. They lived alone in the large plantation house in South Carolina. It was January, 1781 and the Revolutionary war had been going on for four long years. Suddenly there was a pounding at the door. Find out how the patriot Rebecca Motte handled it when the British moved into her house. A 15-minute book Reading level 3.7
"Mad" Anthony Wayne
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
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Freedom! What does it cost? Who's willing to pay the price? America's fight for independence and its freedom created heroes from all generations, from all races, from both sexes, from the rich and the poor. This story celebrates one of those heroes.
First Friend: Thomas Jefferson - The Original Social Networker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
FIRST FRIEND Thomas Jefferson uses social media to tell our third President's life story in a refreshing new way. Thanks to wallposts and tweets, young people of all ages can take a closer look at his friends and family, political views, and accomplishments through a new lens.
14 Fun Facts About Washington DC: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
What happens in Washington DC affects our lives in many ways, but how much do you know about this place? By law, how large is Washington DC allowed to be? What made the way this city was laid out different from every other city in America at that time? Is Washington DC larger or smaller than it was when it was first formed? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
Hannah aboard the Angel Gabriel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The trip across the Atlantic Ocean from England to America was hazardous in 1635. Will Hannah and her family make it?
14 Fun Facts About Pirates
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Pirates are thieves who roam the seas. They prey on ships to steal their cargoes and valuables. Pirates have been around ever since the invention of boats! There is even an old tale that Caesar Augustus was caught by pirates and held for ransom. However, when we think of pirates, we often think of those dashing adventurers that roamed the seas. Read some fun facts about pirates in this fun book.
Betsy Ross: The Woman Who Made The First Flag
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
On the first day of 1752, a new baby was born. Her parents were Samuel and Rebecca Griscom. They named their baby Elizabeth, but soon everyone called her Betsy. Betsy grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her father worked as a carpenter. He helped to build many buildings. He even built the house that Betsy and her family lived in. Learn about Betsy Ross and her life in this fun, fact-filled book
The Trail of Tears: A History Just for Kids
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The Trail of Tears is a name given to the forced relocation and movement of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830.
The Boston Tea Party: A History Just for Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Who would have thought that destroying tea would start a revolution?! In this exciting book, you will learn about one of the most important events in American history. Written just for kids, you'll learn what led up to the revolt, what happened during it, what happened because of it, and most importantly, you will learn just what it was like to be a kid during the Boston Tea Party.