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American Revolution Resources in Children's Literature

American Revolution Sources in Children’s Literature revised

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American Revolution Sources in Children’s Literature revised
Suzanne Li, Assistant Professor
Queens College Library

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Books – History

*Aronson, Marc. The Real Revolution: The Global Story of American Independence. New York: Clarion Books, 2005.

*Bakeless, Katherine & John. Spies of the Revolution. New York: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1962.

*Bober, Natalie. Countdown to Independence: A Revolution of Ideas in England & Her American Colonies: 1760-1776. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001.

*Bobrick, Benson. Fight for freedom: The American Revolutionary War. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2004.

*Fradin, Dennis B. Let It Begin Here!: Lexington & Concord: First Battles of the American Revolution.  New York: Walker & Co., 2005.

*Freedman, Russell. Give Me Liberty!: The Story of the Declaration of Independence. New York: Holiday House, 2000.

*Maestro, Betsy. Liberty or Death: The American Revolution, 1763-1783. New York: HarperCollins, 2005.

Marrin, Albert. The War for Independence: The Story of the American Revolution. New York: Atheneum, 1988.

*Martin, Joseph Plumb. Yankee Doodle Boy: A Young Soldier’s Adventures in the American Revolution Told by Himself. New York: William R. Scott, Inc., 1964.

+Meltzer, Milton, ed. The American Revolutionaries: A History in Their Own Words 1750-1800. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1987.

*Roop, Peter & Connie. Buttons for General Washington. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, 1986.

 

Books - Biographies

*Adler, David A. President George Washington. New York: Holiday House, 2005.

*Fradin, Dennis Brindell. Samuel Adams: The Father of American Independence. New York: Clarion Books, 1998.

*Fradin, Dennis Brindell. The Signers: The 56 Stories Behind the Declaration of Independence. New York: Walker & Co., 2002.

*Fritz, Jean. Can’t You Make Them Behave, King George? New York: Putnam & Grosset Group, 1996.

*Fritz, Jean. Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams? New York: Putnam's Sons, 1996.

*Fritz, Jean. Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? New York: Penguin Young Readers Group, 1997.

*Giblin, James Cross. The Many Rides of Paul Revere. New York: Scholastic Press, 2007.

*Harness, Cheryl. George Washington. Washington DC: National Geographic Society, 2000.

*Murphy, Jim. The Real Benedict Arnold. New York: Clarion Books, 2007.

*Schanzer, Rosalyn. George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sides. Washington DC: National Geographic, 2004.

 

Books – Historical Fiction

*Berleth, Richard. Samuel’s Choice. Niles IL: Albert Whitman & Co., 1990.

Kits

Berkin, Carol. Women in the American Revolution. New York: Grossman Publishers, 1975.

Pandich, Richard. Boston Massacre. Amawalk NY: Jackdaw Publications. (Focus Jackdaw J-708F)

Pandich, Richard. Lexington & Concord. Amawalk NY: Jackdaw Publications, 2003. (Focus Jackdaw J-703F)

 

Textbooks

Hakim, Joy. From Colonies to Country: 1710-1791. A History of US series, 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

 

 

 

 

 

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Michelle Fraboni,
Jan 15, 2009, 7:40 PM
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