The Alamo: Myths, Legends, and Facts

The Alamo: Myths, Legends, and Facts

by Jessica Gunderson


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781491402092
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 08/01/2014
Series: Monumental History
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,333,718
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 820L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

About the Author

Jessica Gunderson grew up in the small town of Washburn, North Dakota. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Dakota and an MFA in Creative Writing from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She has written more than fifty books for young readers. Her book Ropes of Revolution won the 2008 Moonbeam Award for best graphic novel. She currently lives in Madison, Wisconsin, with her husband and cat.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Colonial Texas 4

Chapter 2 Inside the Alamo 12

Chapter 3 The Legendary Battle and Mythical Heroes 18

Chapter 4 Mysteries of the Alamo 22

Chapter 5 The Alamo Today 28

Glossary 30


Critical Thinking Using the Common Core 31

Internet Sites 32

Index 32

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