Americans Move Westward

Americans Move Westward

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Baker & Taylor
Describes in graphic novel format the beginnings of the expansion of the United States west of the Mississippi, from the Louisiana Purchase to the incorporation of Oregon, and includes the Lewis and Clark Expedition, new forms of transport, the mountain men, and the first wagon train.

Saddleback Pub
Highlights of US history and expansion west, including the Louisiana purchase, Louis and Clark, construction of Cumberland Road (now US 40), Erie Canal, mountain men, exploring the Rockies, missionaries, and more.
Theme: Hi-Lo, graphic novels, illustrated, history. Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these graphic U.S. history titles teach student about key historical events in American history from 1500 to the present. Dramatic and colorful graphics highlights the text with easy transitions, which avoids a choppy narrative. These history titles offer a variety of rich material to support teaching to the standards. Book features include: Four-color throughout; speech bubbles and illustrations allow struggling readers multiple access points to the text; speech bubbles (in yellow) are clearly separated from nonfiction (in blue).

Publisher: 2010
ISBN: 9781599053608
Branch Call Number: 973 SAD
Characteristics: 54 p


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