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Louisiana Purchase

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Publisher Comments:

andlt;Bandgt;Uncharted Territoryandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson bought the Louisiana territory from the French for $15,000,000. The purchase made President Jefferson's dream of extending the U.S. west of the Mississippi River come true. andlt;BRandgt; Now the much larger United States had difficult questions to answer: How would Louisiana be governed? How would it be divided into states? Would those states be free states or slave states? What would happen to the Native Americans? It would take over one hundred years, a war over slavery, and the creation of thirteen new states before these questions could be answered.

Synopsis:

Two award-winning authors bring history to life for young readers as they examine the 1803 Louisiana Purchase, made by President Jefferson to make his dream of extending the United States west of the Mississippi River come true. Illustrations.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Sally Wern Comportandlt;/Bandgt; is the illustrator of many books for children, including andlt;Iandgt;Brave Margaretandlt;/Iandgt; by Robert D. San Souci. She resides in Annapolis, Maryland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689864438
Author:
Comport, Sally Wern
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
Comport, Sally Wern
Author:
Comport, Sally Wern
Author:
Roop, Connie
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
History - United States/Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
History - Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
Louisiana purchase
Subject:
Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States Territorial expansion.
Subject:
Louisiana History 1803-1865.
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Ready-for-Chapters
Publication Date:
20041031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c cvr; b/w illus
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 4.27 oz
Age Level:
07-10

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