Thomas Jefferson And The Louisiana Purchase

ISBN-10: 1508149623
ISBN-13: 9781508149620
Author: O'donoghue, Sean
Interest Level: 3-8
Publisher: Rosen Publishing

Publication Date: August 2016

Copyright: 2017

Page Count: 24

Series: Spotlight On American History

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Interest Level

Grades 3-8

Reading Level

Guided Reading: S
Lexile: 980L
Accelerated Reader Level: 6.3
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 19th Century

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Presidents & First Families (U.S.)

The Louisiana Purchase doubled the size of the United States and opened the nation to the West. This book follows the history and politics that led up to this momentous land deal. Readers will learn about important events that affected the purchase, from the French Revolution and rise of Napoleon Bonaparte to American westward expansion. Important figures include Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, Lewis and Clark, and Napoleon. Eye-catching visuals accompany accessible text to give students a deep understanding of the topic, while primary sources give a rich sense of historical context. Readers will love reliving Thomas Jefferson's successful presidency, and his greatest achievement--the Louisiana Purchase.
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