Clara Barton: Founder of the American Red Cross (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

Clara Barton: Founder of the American Red Cross (Childhood of Famous Americans Series)

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Overview

One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics of childhood have been praised by parents, teachers, and libraries. The lively, inspiring, and believable biographies sweep today's young readers right into history. Illustrated throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780020418207
Publisher: Aladdin
Publication date: 10/31/1986
Series: Childhood of Famous Americans Series
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 166,793
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile: 590L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Augusta Stevenson was a writer of children’s books and a teacher. She wrote several Childhood of Famous Americans titles, including books about George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Paul Revere, Sitting Bull, Benjamin Franklin, and Molly Pitcher.

Table of Contents

The Captain's Indian Story
11(11)
The Christmas Child
22(13)
Emmaline's Golden Hair
35(16)
A Scream From the Girls' Room
51(7)
Charming Animals
58(13)
Moving---Cousins---Leeches
71(13)
A Bashful Girl
84(12)
The Boarding School
96(17)
Clara's Surprise
113(11)
"Nurse Leech" and "Dr. Worm"
124(7)
Two Clara Bartons
131(8)
Smallpox!
139(13)
The New Teacher
152(11)
The Runaway Slave
163(13)
The Most Famous Woman in America
176

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