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Building an empire: the Louisiana Purchase

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Rourke Educational Media,
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Young learners will be introduced to an important stage in history when they read Building An Empire: The Louisiana Purchase. This book is filled with photographs, interesting facts, discussion questions, and more, to effectively engage young learners in such a significant re-telling of events.

Each 48-page title in The History Of America Collection delves into complex narratives in history. Concise, but comprehensive, these titles are very approachable for transitioning readers and learners beginning to recognize detail orientation and how to analyze text. Each book in this series features photographs, timelines, discussion questions, and more, to fully engage transitioning readers.

The History Of America Collection engages students in major historical events with fascinating facts, photographs, and more. Readers are able to gauge their own understanding with before-reading questions that help build background knowledge and end-of-book comprehension and extension activities.

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Grouping Title building an empire the louisiana purchase
Grouping Author thompson linda
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Last Grouping Update 2018-01-02 00:07:02AM
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ils:CARL0000665934 Book Books English Rourke Educational Media, [2014] 48 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 27 cm.
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subject_facet Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826 -- Juvenile literature
Louisiana Purchase
United States -- Territorial expansion -- History -- 19th century
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Louisiana Purchase
Territorial expansion