Freedom Fighter: William Wallace and Scotland's Battle for Independence

Freedom Fighter: William Wallace and Scotland's Battle for Independence

by Don Nardo
     
 

William Wallace has been revered as a beloved Scottish hero for more than 700 years. In his fight for an independent Scotland, Wallace became an outlaw and a freedom fighter battling against English oppression. Whether on the battlefield or pleading for help from France and other nations, Wallace's passion for his country and for freedom were obvious and they would

Overview

William Wallace has been revered as a beloved Scottish hero for more than 700 years. In his fight for an independent Scotland, Wallace became an outlaw and a freedom fighter battling against English oppression. Whether on the battlefield or pleading for help from France and other nations, Wallace's passion for his country and for freedom were obvious and they would make him a legend.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780756543006
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
01/28/2010
Series:
Helpers in Our Community Series
Pages:
24
Sales rank:
1,228,472
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
1010L (what's this?)
Age Range:
9 - 11 Years

Meet the Author

Historian and award-winning author Don Nardo has written many books for young people about modern history, including studies of the rise of Hitler and Nazism, World War II, international terrorism, and dozens of military topics. In addition, he specializes in ancient history and has published numerous volumes about the histories and cultures of the ancient Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, and peoples of Mesopotamia. Nardo, who also composes and arranges orchestral music, lives with his wife, Christine, in Massachusetts.

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