History News (Paperback)

Revolution News

By Christopher Maynard, Various (Illustrator)

Candlewick, 9780763612955, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2001

List Price: 7.99*
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Description

Read all about the American, French, Russian, and Chinese Revolutions in a paperback, award-winning, and kid-accessible format!

The award-winning History News series presents history in a unique,
kid-friendly format that's as accessible as the morning newspaper. And
now, with these new editions, all the books are available in paperback, in
a reduced trim size, and at the right price for kid and teacher purchases.
Ride with Paul Revere and watch fifty colonists sign the Declaration of Independence. Witness the storming of the Bastille by Parisian mobs and find out why King Louis XVI lost his head. Get Lenin's thoughts on planning a revolution and march with Mao to a new China. Revolution News covers the American, French, Russian, and Chinese Revolutions, and offers a two-page overview of major events worldwide.
Back matter includes a time line, an index, and sources.