Bibliography
Level 6 Unit 33
Theme: Social Studies: Declaration of Independence
 

EASY


The Declaration of
Independence
by R. Conrad Stein
Describes the political situation
that led the Colonies to declare
their independence.
A Young Patriot
by Jim Murphy
A Connecticut farm boy joins the
revolutionary army in 1776.
 

AVERAGE


Black Heroes of the
American Revolution
by Burke Davis
Presents the many contributions of
African Americans in this war.
Thomas Jefferson
by Ruth Crisman
Stresses Jefferson's political
achievements and his varied
interests.
 

CHALLENGING


Lives of the Signers of the
Declaration of Independence
by B. J. Lossing
Brief biographies of the signers.
The Winter of Red Snow
by Kristiana Gregory
General Washington gets help at
Valley Forge from a girl and her
family.

 

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