What Was the Alamo?

What Was the Alamo?

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by Meg Belviso, Pamela D. Pollack, David Groff
     
 

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"Remember the Alamo!" is still a rallying cry more than 175 years after the siege in Texas, where a small band of men held off about two thousand soldiers of the Mexican Army for twelve days. The Alamo was a crucial turning point in the Texas Revolution, and led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. With 80 black-and-white illustrations throughout and a sixteen

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"Remember the Alamo!" is still a rallying cry more than 175 years after the siege in Texas, where a small band of men held off about two thousand soldiers of the Mexican Army for twelve days. The Alamo was a crucial turning point in the Texas Revolution, and led to the creation of the Republic of Texas. With 80 black-and-white illustrations throughout and a sixteen-page black-and-white photo insert, young readers will relive this famous moment in Texas history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780448467108
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
10/03/2013
Series:
Penguin What Was Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
74,686
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
800L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

 Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso have co-authored several children's books, including Who Was J.K. Rowling? and Who Was Steve Jobs?

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