By Tanya Anderson
In gripping prose, Tillie Pierce: youngster Eyewitness to the of conflict Gettysburg takes readers backstage. and during Tillie’s personal phrases, the tale of 1 of the Civil War’s most renowned battles comes alive.
Read Online or Download Tillie Pierce: Teen Eyewitness to the Battle of Gettysburg (Nonfiction — Grades 4-8) PDF
Similar children's history nonfiction books
From the writer of Lincoln: A Photobiography, comes a clear-sighted, conscientiously researched account of 2 unusually parallel lives and the way they intersected at a serious second in U. S. historical past. Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass have been either self-taught, either nice readers and believers within the significance of literacy, either males born bad who through their very own efforts reached positions of energy and prominence—Lincoln as president of the U.S. and Douglass because the most famed and influential African American of his time.
From April 1860 to October 1861, the mail provider often called the horse convey operated among Saint Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California. Cross-country mail supply that used to take 3 weeks was once decreased to ten days. At its top, eighty riders weighing not more than one hundred twenty five kilos each one and four hundred to 500 horses carried the mail overland to a hundred stations averaging 25 miles aside.
The accomplice legal often called Andersonville existed for less than the final fourteen months of the Civil War―but its well-documented legacy of horror has lived on within the diaries of its prisoners and the transcripts of the trial of its commandant. The diaries describe appalling stipulations during which vermin-infested males have been crowded into an open stockade with a unmarried befouled circulate as their water resource.
Autumn 1944. global battle II is almost over in Europe, yet within the Pacific, American squaddies face an enemy who won't give up, regardless of an enormous and mounting loss of life toll. in the meantime, in Los Alamos, New Mexico, Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and his workforce of scientists are getting ready to check the deadliest weapon recognized to mankind.
- L'Italia in guerra: 1915-1918. Niente sarà come prima (Italian Edition)
- Buried Treasures of the Pacific Northwest
- Los momentos más emocionantes de la historia de España (Spanish Edition)
- Captain Fitz: FitzGibbon, Green Tiger of the War of 1812 (Canadians at War)
- Gettysburg: The True Account of Two Young Heroes in the Greatest Battle of the Civil War
Additional resources for Tillie Pierce: Teen Eyewitness to the Battle of Gettysburg (Nonfiction — Grades 4-8)
Tillie Pierce: Teen Eyewitness to the Battle of Gettysburg (Nonfiction — Grades 4-8) by Tanya Anderson