A Reconstructing America: 1865-1890 A History of US Book 7

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Oxford University Press #ad - Hailed by reviewers, historians, and parents for its exciting, educators, thought-provoking narrative, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again.

Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. Back east, large scale immigration was also going on, but not all Americans wanted newcomers in the country.

A Reconstructing America: 1865-1890 A History of US Book 7 #ad - Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. Covering a time of great hope and incredible change, Reconstruction and Reform is a dramatic look at life after the Civil War in the newly re United States. Railroad tycoons were roaring across the country.

Through it all, the reunited nation struggles to keep the promises of freedom in this exciting chapter in the A History of US. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. And social justice was on everyone's mind with Carry Nation wielding a hatchet in her battle against drunkenness and Booker T.

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A History of US: An Age of Extremes: 1880-1917 A History of US Book Eight

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Oxford University Press #ad - About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Rockefeller, J. The disparity between the rich and the poor was dismaying, which prompted some people to action. Hailed by reviewers, thought-provoking narrative, and parents for its exciting, educators, historians, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

Morgan, and henry Ford the Gilded Age is a time of big money. Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. P. But for millions of immigrant workers, with adults and children alike working 12 to 14 hours a day under extreme, it is a time of big struggles, dangerous conditions.

You'll also watch the united states take its greatest role on the world stage since the Revolution, as it enters the bloody battlefields of Europe in World War I. In an age of extremes, big bill haywood, ida tarbell, Sam Gompers, and other movers and shakers, you'll meet Mother Jones, and get swept up in the enthusiasm of Teddy Roosevelt.

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A History of US: War, Peace, and All That Jazz: 1918-1945 A History of US Book Nine

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Oxford University Press #ad - But alongside this post wwi spree was high unemployment, and, hard times for farmers, finally, the Depression, ever present racism, the worst economic disaster in U. S. Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life.

History. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Hailed by reviewers, historians, educators, thought-provoking narrative, and parents for its exciting, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

A History of US: War, Peace, and All That Jazz: 1918-1945 A History of US Book Nine #ad - Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. From woman's suffrage to babe ruth's home runs, peace, war, from the finale of one world war to the dramatic close of the second, from Louis Armstrong's jazz to Franklin Delano Roosevelt's four presidential terms, and All That Jazz presents the story of some of the most exciting years in U.

S. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Along came one of our country's greatest leaders, F. D.

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A History of US: War, Terrible War: 1855-1865 A History of US Book Six

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Oxford University Press #ad - Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. Off the war fields, war, terrible War captures the passion and commitment of abolitionists and slaveowners alike in their fiery debates throughout the land.

Lee, ulysses S. With profiles of Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Hailed by reviewers, and parents for its exciting, thought-provoking narrative, historians, educators, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

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About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Follow the common soldiers in blue and gray as they endure long marches, freezing winter camps, and the bloodiest battles ever fought on American soil.

In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again.

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A History of US: All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book Ten

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Oxford University Press #ad - In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Readers will encounter fascinating stories about famous Americans Joe McCarthy, Martin Luther King, Jr. And major cultural movements 1960s counterculture, the first man on the moon, historical events the Vietnam War, Richard Nixon, feminism.

Interspersed features provide further anecdotes about the characters that have shaped the last 65 years--for instance, one conjectures about what Alan Greenspan might hide in his briefcase; another discusses the life and times of Mark I, the world's first automatic computer. All the people, the last volume in the series, covers US History from the end of World War II to the present.

Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. Sidebars, illustrations, definitions and quotes line the margins, providing illimitable sources of information and entertainment.

A History of US: All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book Ten #ad - About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. All the people focuses on civil rights in the last half of the 20th Century and the beginning of the 21st, ensuring that readers will have a firm grasp of the groundbreaking nature and lasting importance of this movement.

Throughout the book, which has been completely redesigned with a bold new look, Hakim portrays contemporary American life in a lively, engaging way.

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A History of US: Liberty for All?: 1820-1860 A History of US Book Five

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Oxford University Press #ad - Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. Early nineteenth century america could just about be summed up by Henry David Thoreau's words when he said, "Eastward I go only by force, but westward I go free. It was an exuberant time for the diverse citizens of the united states, a war with mexico, as they pushed forward into the open frontier and all their hopes and fears are captured in Liberty for All? In addition to colorful accounts of the massive westward migration, Liberty for All? takes a deep look at the issue that began to gnaw at the country's core: How, in the land where "all men are created equal, who included a range of folk, from mountain men and railroad builders to whalers and farmers, Texas and the Alamo, the California Gold Rush, the Oregon boundary conflict, " could there be slaves?About the Series:Master storyteller Joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US.

In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Hailed by reviewers, thought-provoking narrative, historians, educators, and parents for its exciting, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

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A History of US: The New Nation: 1789-1850 A History of US Book Four

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Oxford University Press #ad - 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. 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.

. Revolutionary war, and the disgraceful trail of tears are just a few of the setbacks, " Tecumseh's effort to form an Indian confederacy, Part II, the growth of Southern plantations, sidetracks, the beginning of the abolitionist movement, and formidable tasks put in the new nation's path. 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.

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A History of US: From Colonies to Country: 1735-1791 A History of US Book Three

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Oxford University Press #ad - Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. With such enthralling characters as george washington, Patrick Henry, Eliza Pinckney, and Alexander Hamilton throughout, Sam Adams, From Colonies to Country is an amazing story of a nation making transformation.

About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. But for sure when king george III started levying some heavy handed taxes on the colonies, the break from the motherland was imminent.

A History of US: From Colonies to Country: 1735-1791 A History of US Book Three #ad - In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Or maybe the french and indian war did it, when colonists were called "Americans" for the first time by the English, and the great English army proved itself not so formidable after all.

Hailed by reviewers, thought-provoking narrative, educators, historians, and parents for its exciting, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people. How did compliant colonials with strong ties to Europe get the notion to become an independent nation? Perhaps the seeds of liberty were planted in the 1735 historic courtroom battle for the freedom of the press.

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A History of US: Making Thirteen Colonies: 1600-1740 A History of US Book Two

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Oxford University Press #ad - And let ben franklin give you some salty advice in his Poor Richard's Almanac in this remarkable journey through the dynamic creation of what one day becomes the United States. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award winning series A History of US.

And what about the indians, thirteen unique colonies are born, what is happening to them? Soon with the influx of so many people, each with its own story. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. All kinds of people are coming to America.

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Meet pocahontas and John Smith in Jamestown. Join william Penn and the Quakers in Pennsylvania. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life.

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A History of US: The First Americans: Prehistory-1600 A History of US Book One

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Oxford University Press #ad - They didn't know it, but they had discovered a New World. The first americans is a fascinating re-creation of pre-columbian native american life, columbus, henry the Navigator, and it's an adventure of a lifetime! Hunt seals with the Inuit; harvest corn on a cliff-top mesa; hunt the mighty buffalo; and set sail with Leif Erickson, Cortes, and all the early great explorers--Cabot, Ponce de Leon, Balboa, and more--in this brilliantly told story of America before it was America.

About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

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Hailed by reviewers, and parents for its exciting, educators, historians, thought-provoking narrative, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

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All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book 10

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Oxford University Press #ad - Soil. People call it "post-war, " but All the People covers a period in U. S. From supreme court justice thurgood marshall to seamstress Rosa Parks, extraordinary individuals led us back to the ideals espoused by the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. All the people includes the events of september 11, freedom of speech and press, and a discussion of how many aspects of the terrorist attacks have brought to the forefront the qualities that keep America strong: representative democracy, especially in the face of religious totalitarianism, 2001, and, the basic freedom of religious tolerance.

But mostly-as it always has been in the United States-it was ordinary citizens who marched and voted and hoped and dreamed and made things happen. During these years, protesting war in Vietnam, the United States began to be a nation for all its people, outlawing school segregation, and campaigning for equal rights for women.

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