By Peter Marshall,David Manuel,Anna Wilson Fishel
As younger readers examine their nation's improvement from God's viewpoint, they'll start to have a clearer thought of the way a lot we owe to a really few--and how a lot remains to be at stake. those attractive books deliver background alive in a manner that might motivate teens to do their very important half in shaping this state into the future.
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From the writer of Lincoln: A Photobiography, comes a clear-sighted, rigorously researched account of 2 strangely parallel lives and the way they intersected at a serious second in U. S. background. Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass have been either self-taught, either nice readers and believers within the value of literacy, either males born negative who via their very own efforts reached positions of energy and prominence—Lincoln as president of the USA and Douglass because the most famed and influential African American of his time.
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The Light and the Glory for Young Readers (Discovering God's Plan for America): 1492-1793 by Peter Marshall,David Manuel,Anna Wilson Fishel