The Great Depression

Pub Date : 2011-01-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 9781429662765
ISBN 13 : 142966276X

"Describes the people and events of the Great Depression. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspectives of a Bonus Army marcher, a teenager riding the ra..

Monticello

Pub Date : 2003-07-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756504910
ISBN 13 : 9780756504915

Relates the history of Thomas Jefferson's home in western Virginia, including what life was like there for himself, his family, their slaves, visitors, and descendants, and how Mon..

The Louisiana Purchase

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756502101
ISBN 13 : 9780756502102

Looks at the political and economic history of the region between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains which, when purchased by Jefferson in 1803, doubled the size of the ..

The U S Constitution

Pub Date : 2003-07-01 | Author : Jean Kinney Williams | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756504937
ISBN 13 : 9780756504939

Discusses the history, goals, and writing of the Constitution of the United States of America, providing information on the presidency and the court system...

Paul Revere S Ride

Pub Date : 2003-07-01 | Author : Lucia Raatma | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756504929
ISBN 13 : 9780756504922

Profiles the life of Paul Revere, silversmith and patriot, best known for his ride through the Massachusetts countryside, warning that the British were coming...