The War for Independence: The Story of the American Revolution

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Atheneum a Division of Macmillan, 1988 - United States - 276 pages
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"A graphic presentation of the Revolution, dramatizing monumental events as well as the struggles of individuals . . . Readers will be captivated by Marrin's vivid narrative style, exemplifying historical writing at its best".--"Kirkus Reviews". "Booklist" Editors' Choice. A "School Library Journal" Best Book of the Year Illustrated with b&w prints and maps. Young Adult.

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awful lot of fiction mixed in with some basic history Read full review

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You could use all 6 of these books in a unit about the American Revolution. Probably for 4th graders or older. Read full review

Contents

The Virginian
3
Seeds of Revolution
7
Shots Heard Round the World
43
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Albert Marrin is the author of over two dozen awardwinning nonfiction books for young people. He lives with his wife, Yvette, in Riverdale, New York.

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