An Overview of the American Revolution-Through Primary Sources

An Overview of the American Revolution-Through Primary Sources

by John Micklos

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Shots rang out. Soldiers fell dead. On April 19, 1775, the bitter conflict that had been brewing between the American colonies and Great Britain ignited on the battlefield. The British king's unfair tax policies had pushed the colonists toward war, but the American Revolution became a struggle for something greater-independence. And the world would never be the same again!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766041356
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: The American Revolution Through Primary Sources
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.73(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.26(d)
Lexile: 810L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

1 A Shot Heard Round the World 5

2 The War Begins 13

3 A Daring Declaration 22

4 The War Drags on 30

5 Victory and Freedom 36

Timeline 42

Chapter Notes 44

Glossary 46

Further Beading (Books and Internet Addresses) 47

Index 48

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