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An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 (Newbery Honor Book)
By Clarion Books
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mpn: 9780395776087, ean: 9780395776087, isbn: 0395776082,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
1793, Philadelphia. The nation's capital and the largest city in North America is devastated by an apparently incurable disease, cause unknown . . .In a powerful, dramatic narrative, critically acclaimed author Jim Murphy describes the illness known as yellow fever and the toll it took on the city's residents, relating the epidemic to the major social and political events of the day and to 18th-century medical beliefs and practices. Drawing on first-hand accounts, Murphy spotlights the heroic

The Gilded Age: A History in Documents (Pages from History)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195105230, isbn: 0195105230,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
When many Americans think of the Gilded Age, they picture the mansions at Newport, Rhode Island, or the tenements of New York City. Indeed, the late 19th century was a period of extreme poverty thinly veiled by fabulous wealth. However, we should not remember the era only for the strides made by steel magnate Andrew Carnegie or social reformer Jane Addams. All Americans had to adjust to the dynamic social and economic changes of the Gilded Age--the booming industries, growing cities, increased

America's Story Vol. 1
By New Leaf Publishing Group
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mpn: 186671, ean: 9780890519790, isbn: 089051979X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
A colorful Charlotte Mason-inspired journey through American history! History comes alive in the stories and adventures of explorers and pioneers who saw in America the chance to live a dream - to freely worship God, to have the chance to own land, and the search for wealth and opportunities. It is also the story of cultures that at times cooperated or clashed, as well as distant rulers and countries who saw a chance to expand their power through conflict or treaty. Volume One in this series

A Reconstructing America: 1865-1890 A History of US Book 7
By Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780195327212, ean: 9780195327212, isbn: 0195327217,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
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. New cities sprang up across the plains, and a new and different American West came into being: a land of farmers, ranchers, miners, and city dwellers. Back East, large

Prairie Girl: The Life of Laura Ingalls Wilder (Little House)
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780060289737, isbn: 0060289732,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Laura Ingalls Wilder's fans know her best as ''half-pint,'' America's spirited pioneer girl who wrote about her childhood growing up on the prairie in the late 1800s. Now noted Wilder historian William Anderson takes us beyond the Little House books and tells us about the real events that inspired Laura's stories, like the time that thousands of grasshoppers ate the Ingallses' crops. He also includes the experiences that Laura did not write about, such as the two years the family spent in Burr

Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down (Jane Addams Honor Book (Awards))
By Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9780316070164, ean: 9780316070164, isbn: 0316070165,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
It was February 1, 1960.They didn't need menus. Their order was simple.A doughnut and coffee, with cream on the side.This picture book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the momentous Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college students staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle for racial equality and the growing civil rights movement. Andrea Davis Pinkney uses poetic, powerful prose to tell the story of these four young men, who followed Dr.

Chasing Lincoln's Killer
By Scholastic Press
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mpn: 9780439903547, ean: 9780439903547, isbn: 0545204704,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author James Swanson delivers a riveting account of the chase for Abraham Lincoln's assassin.Based on rare archival material, obscure trial manuscripts, and interviews with relatives of the conspirators and the manhunters, CHASING LINCOLN'S KILLER is a fast-paced thriller about the pursuit and capture of John Wilkes Booth: a wild twelve-day chase through the streets of Washington, D.C., across the swamps of Maryland, and into the forests of Virginia.Scholastic Press.

The Hole Story of the Doughnut
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780544319615, isbn: 0544319613,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
In 1843, fourteen-year-old Hanson Gregory left his family home in Rockport, Maine, and set sail as a cabin boy on the schooner Achorn, looking for high-stakes adventure on the high seas. Little did he know that a boatload of hungry sailors, coupled with his knack for creative problem-solving, would yield one of the world’s most prized and beloved pastries.        Lively and inventive cut-paper illustrations add a taste of whimsy to this sweet, fact-filled story that includes an extensive

A History of US: War, Terrible War: 1855-1865 A History of US Book Six
By Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780195327205, ean: 9780195327205, isbn: 0195327209,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Recommended by the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.Riveting, moving, and impossible to put down, War, Terrible War takes us into the heart of the Civil War, from the battle of Manassas to the battle of Gettysburg and on to the South's surrender at Appomattox Court House. 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. Off

Early American History 8-Book Set (Social Studies Readers)
By Shell Education
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mpn: 22827, ean: 9781493808274, isbn: 1493808273,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Explore the beginnings of the United States government, how the American Revolution impacted the lives of many Americans, and even learn about different Indian cultures and customs with this 8-book collection. Books in this collection feature high-interest text, colorful illustrations and photos, engaging primary sources, and age-appropriate vocabulary that will keep students engaged and interested in the material. Titles in this collection include: Causes of the Revolution; Early Congresses;

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up (Fighting for Justice)
By Heyday
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ean: 9781597143684, isbn: 1597143685,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
The first book in the Fighting for Justice series Winner, Carter G. Woodson Book AwardWinner, New-York Historical Society Children's Book PrizeWinner, Social Justice Literature AwardHonor Title, Jane Addams Children's Book AwardFinalist, 2017 Cybils AwardsNominee, Georgia Book AwardA Kirkus Best Book of the Year Fred Korematsu liked listening to music on the radio, playing tennis, and hanging around with his friends—just like lots of other Americans. But everything changed when the United

The House That Jane Built: A Story About Jane Addams
By Henry Holt Company
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780805090499, isbn: 0805090495,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
This is the story of Jane Addams, the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, who transformed a poor neighborhood in Chicago by opening up her house as a community center.This title has Common Core connections.Henry Holt Company.

Spooked!: How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America
By Calkins Creek
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ean: 9781629797762, isbn: 1629797766,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
In this nonfiction title for young readers ages 10 to 14, acclaimed author Gail Jarrow explores in riveting detail the famous War of the Worlds radio broadcast from 1938; she highlights the artists behind the broadcast, the broadcast itself, the aftermath, and the repercussions of ''fake news'' today.On the night of October 30, 1938, thousands of Americans panicked when they believed that Martians had invaded Earth. What appeared to be breaking news about an alien invasion was in fact a radio

The American Vision, Student Edition
By Glencoe McGraw Hill
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780078745218, isbn: 0078745217,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
Put the work of a Pulitzer prize-winning author in your students’ hands every dayThe American Vision boasts an exceptional author team with specialized expertise in colonial, Civil War, 20th-century, and Civil Rights history. The full panorama of American history comes alive through their vivid and accurate retelling, and the co-authorship of National Geographic ensures that the program's new maps, charts, and graphs are correct to the last detail..

A History of US: The New Nation: 1789-1850 A History of US Book Four
By Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780195327182, ean: 9780195327182, isbn: 0195327187,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
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

The Little Chapel that Stood
By Oldcastle Publishing
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mpn: 9780932529770, ean: 9780932529770, isbn: 0932529771,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
Beautifully illustrated book tells of the historic chapel less than 100 yards from the Twin Towers that miraculously survived on 9-11. Firemen hung their shoes on the fence and raced to help the people in the towers: Oh what gallant men did we lose/Who never came back to get their shoes. The story of terror overcome by courage and bravery that teaches us no one is too small to make a difference..

Freedom in Congo Square (Charlotte Zolotow Award)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781499801033, isbn: 1499801033,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2016, this poetic, nonfiction story about a little-known piece of African American history captures a human's capacity to find hope and joy in difficult circumstances and demonstrates how New Orleans' Congo Square was truly freedom's heart.Mondays, there were hogs to slop,mules to train, and logs to chop.Slavery was no ways fair.Six more days to Congo Square.As slaves relentlessly toiled in an unjust system in 19th century Louisiana, they all

A History of US: Making Thirteen Colonies: 1600-1740 A History of US Book Two
By Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 9780195327168, ean: 9780195327168, isbn: 0195327160,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
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. If you're European, you come in search of freedom or riches. If you're African, you come in chains. And what about the Indians, what is happening to them? Soon with the influx of so many people, thirteen unique colonies are born, each with its own story. Meet Pocahontas and John Smith in Jamestown. Join William Penn and the Quakers

Northern Lights Revised 2E Student Edition
By Dave Kenney
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780873518857, isbn: 0873518853,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
Revised edition of: Northern lights: the story of Minnesota's past / Rhoda R. Gilman. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1989.Northern Lights Revised 2E Student Edition.

1: Opposing Viewpoints in American History: From Colonial Time to Reconstruction
By Greenhaven Press
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ean: 9780737731859, isbn: 0737731850,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Presents a collection of primary and secondary documents offering varying opinions on events in American history..

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