The Shot Heard 'Round the World: The Beginnings of the American Revolution

The Shot Heard 'Round the World: The Beginnings of the American Revolution

by Jeanne Munn Bracken
     
 

The beginnings of the Revolutionary War at Lexington and Concord come alive through personal narratives from participants and observers and through primary sources representing British and Colonist points of view. Historian Jeanne Munn Bracken describes the events leading up to the revolt in her essay, "The Seeds of Revolution." Also included are excerpts

Overview

The beginnings of the Revolutionary War at Lexington and Concord come alive through personal narratives from participants and observers and through primary sources representing British and Colonist points of view. Historian Jeanne Munn Bracken describes the events leading up to the revolt in her essay, "The Seeds of Revolution." Also included are excerpts from Paul Revere's Reminiscences, poetry of H. W. Longfellow, the origins of"Yankee Doodle," and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781878668325
Publisher:
History Compass, LLC
Publication date:
03/01/1997
Series:
Perspectives on History Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
1240L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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