Fact and Fiction of American History

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American history is full of exaggerated stories and incomplete truths, from American colonization to the Wild West and the space age. Did Paul Revere really shout, "The British are coming!" on his midnight ride? Was Thomas Edison the master inventor he is believed to be? And what was the true purpose of the Civil War? Fact and Fiction of American History answers these questions and more, exposing readers to common myths and setting the record straight. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Fact and Fiction of American History (6 titles)
Fact and Fiction of American Colonization 5.6
Fact and Fiction of American Invention 5.3
Fact and Fiction of the American Revolution 5.5
Fact and Fiction of the Civil War 5.8
Fact and Fiction of the Space Age 5.4
Fact and Fiction of the Wild West 5.4
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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2022
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2021-08-01
ISBN 9781532195075, 9781098215385
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Historical photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
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Fact and Fiction of American History – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Apocryphal stories abound in history; tales like George Washington and the cherry tree, for example. This series addresses such stories, common misconceptions, and forgotten or overlooked figures and events. Everything from misinformation about Paul Revere’s ride found in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem to whether battlefield surgery in the Civil War was done with or without anesthesia is covered in the various titles…. A well-researched series that will spark vigorous discussion in the classroom.

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