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Self-Evident : Discovering the Ideas and Events That Made the Declaration of Independence Possible
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
America’s Declaration of Independence is one of the most important statements on human freedom ever published, but its ideas were not new with Thomas Jefferson. Self-Evident introduces the primary sources and key events made the Declaration possible, and extended liberty across the globe.
United Seventh Grade
Price: Free! Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A group of seventh graders are sent to an innovative enrichment camp, which turns out to be nothing like what the students or their parents expected. The students find themselves alone, with no adults, and no way to return to civilization. A series of surprising and humorous events leads them to discover the true meanings behind life and the freedom to learn.
Boy Scouts Jamboree, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1950
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Essays
William (Bill) Morley attended the 1950 Boy Scout National Jamboree, traveling by rail with a group of 13 scouts from the California Central Coast, joining with a contingent from the San Joaquin Valley and the northern Sacramento Valley to travel to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania for the Jamboree and then return by rail, visiting many historic sites both going and returning.
The American Dream
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,030. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this striking adventure for readers of all ages, Kaitlyn O’Connor, along with her friend Sam and their history teacher Robert Bacon set out to travel back in time on a rescue mission and fight a ruthless enemy in another century, to defeat those determined to destroy their beloved America.
Nursery Rhymes for Adult Spiritual Enrichment
Price: Free! Words: 78,160. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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Worldwide, rhymes have been recited to children for generations. These rhymes are familiar to the masses, but behind the lyrical prose was information and insight into the world those children and their parents were living in.
Thomas Jefferson: Founding Father
Thomas Jefferson was a lawyer and farmer. He was wrote the Declaration of Independence and went on to become the third President of the US. Find out more about our third president and how he helped found the United States. Ages 10 and up. Reading Level: 7.5
Constitutional Sound Bites, Volume One
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » American
It seems like daily issues about the US Constitution are in the news. It remains as relevant as when it was adopted. Constitutional Sound Bites gives the reader information about the Constitution in a 21st Century way, to better understand our liberties, our freedoms and to judge the performance of our leaders. This book is great for citizens, parents, students and teachers.
A New Common Sense
Price: Free! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
"A New Common Sense" pamphlet.
Benjamin Franklin: The First American
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » History » North America
Ben Franklin was a writer, scientist, inventor and political leader. He was one of the Founding Fathers who drafted the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the U.S. He organized the first lending library and volunteer fire department. He established universities and hospitals. He also flew a kite in a thunderstorm to show that lightning was electricity. Learn more in this short bio
Traveling the U.S.: East Coast History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Over 125 photos with basic history. Featured locations include: the Capitol, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, Arlington National Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Monticello, Jamestown (with excavation photos), Gettysburg, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, the 9/11 Memorial, and more.