Paul Revere: Boston Patriot Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin 9780020420903 - Presents the boyhood of the well-known Boston silversmith and patriot of the Revolution, famous for his ride to warn the countryside of the approaching British Aladdin.





George Washington: Our First Leader Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - One of the most popular series ever published for young American's, teachers, these classics of childhood have been praised alike by parents, and librarians. These lively, inspiring, believable biographies sweep today's young readers right into history.





Benjamin Franklin: Young Printer Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin 9780020419204 - With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept into history. One of the most popular series ever published for young American's, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians.





Thomas Jefferson: Third President of the United States Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - Focuses on the childhood of America's third president.





Thomas Edison: Young Inventor Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - A biography focusing on the childhood of the inventor who patented more than 1, 100 inventions in sixty years, among them the electric light and the phonograph.





Davy Crockett: Young Rifleman Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin 9780020418405 - A biography of the famous frontiersman and Congressman, focusing on his childhood.





Daniel Boone: Young Hunter and Tracker Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin 9780020418306 - One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept right into history.





Clara Barton: Founder of the American Red Cross Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - easily read by children of eight and up - today's youngster is swept right into history. One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, teachers, these classics have been praised alike by parents, and librarians.





Who Was Paul Revere?

Penguin Workshop - Grosset Dunlap. In 1775, paul revere of boston made his now-famous horseback ride warning colonists of an impending attack by the British. So who was paul revere? in addition to being an american patriot, he was a skilled silversmith and made false teeth from hippo tusks! This biography, with black-and-white illustrations throughout, brings to life Paul Revere's thrilling ride as well as the personal side of the man and the exciting times in which he lived.

This event went largely unnoticed in history until Longfellow celebrated it in a poem in 1861.





Neil Armstrong: Young Flyer Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - Presents the childhood of the astronaut who became the first man to walk on the moon Grosset Dunlap.





Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator Childhood of Famous Americans

Aladdin - Grosset Dunlap. Shortly after his inauguration, lincoln served as a wartime president, and for the rest of his life, the Civil War broke out, achieving the hugely challenging task of keeping the Union together until the Confederate surrender in April of 1865. Explore the childhood of legendary us President Abraham Lincoln, whose legacy as a Civil War leader and lover of freedom makes him an unforgettable all-star in American history.

Abraham lincoln received less than two years of formal education, but he had a passion for knowledge: he would walk for miles to borrow a book and eventually taught himself to become a lawyer. Weeks later Lincoln was assassinated, but his legacy lives on. From his humble beginnings in a kentucky log cabin to his stepmother’s encouragement of education, the details of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood are revealed in this narrative biography about the events and influences that made him into the exceptional American leader he became.

Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator Childhood of Famous Americans - His legal career lead to a term in the US House of Representatives, and he was later selected as the Republican presidential candidate in 1860 and elected president.