Crooks, Cowboys, and Characters: The Wild West

Crooks, Cowboys, and Characters: The Wild West

by Sean Price
     
 

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Read Crooks, Cowboys, and Characters: The Wild West to learn about this exciting period of American History. You'll also learn about some of the people who helped make it so wild! Who were Annie Oakley and Quanah Parker? What is a "bulldogger?" What are Buffalo Soldiers? Who was the United States' only emperor? Why isn't the Wild West as "wild" anymore?

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Read Crooks, Cowboys, and Characters: The Wild West to learn about this exciting period of American History. You'll also learn about some of the people who helped make it so wild! Who were Annie Oakley and Quanah Parker? What is a "bulldogger?" What are Buffalo Soldiers? Who was the United States' only emperor? Why isn't the Wild West as "wild" anymore?

Each book in the American History Through Primary Sources series delivers curriculum content by way of primary source material. Background knowledge of the subject matter is incorporated into the text. The books use clear, predictable text structures and have been leveled by a literacy expert to ensure accessibility. Vocabulary is defined at the point of use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410926951
Publisher:
Raintree Publishers
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Series:
American History Through Primary Sources Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.

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