Many fascinating people play a part in the history of the United States Meet some of the most interesting in American Biographies. Take a walk along the journey of their lives, learning about their childhoods, their families and the people and events that inspired them. Read about the contributions these individuals made not only to the United States but also to the world, and the legacies they leave behind.
Bach book contains colorful photographs and illustrations, maps, feature boxes, a timeline, a glossary, and suggestions for further reading. What's inside?
How did Geronimo get his name?
What are some of the reasons American Indians fought against Mexicans and Americans?
What part did Geronimo play in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show?
Table of Contents
An Apache Warrior 4
Young Geronimo 10
Tragedy Strikes 14
Thirst for Revenge 18
The Apache Wars 24
Camp Grant Massacre 30
Surrender at Skeleton Canyon 36
Family Tree 43
Find Out More 46