Primary Source Readers: U.S. History

SKU: 5825395

Why did the Civil War begin, which states didn't see eye-to-eye, and who were influential Civil War figures during this time period? Readers will learn the answers to these questions and more with this 6-book collection. The easy-to-read text, engaging facts, and vivid images and illustrations help highlight some of the aspects of the Civil War. Each book also features an accessible table of contents that works in conjunction with a supportive glossary to help readers navigate their way through the books.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Robert E. Lee
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Civil War Is Coming
  • Battles of the Civil War
  • Civil War Leaders

Learn all about American Indian tribes with this eye-opening, informative 6-book collection. Books in this collection help introduce students to historical American Indian figures like Sitting Bull and Pocahontas, while teaching them about tribal traditions and the harsh conflicts that American Indians faced with colonial settlers moving Westward. Each book includes easy-to-read text as well as a helpful glossary and index to improve understanding.

Titles in this collection include:

  • American Indians in the 1800s
  • Sitting Bull
  • Pocahontas
  • Early American Indian Tribes
  • Caddo and Comanche: American Indian Tribes in Texas
  • American Indians in Texas: Conflict and Survival.

Discover what life was like in colonial America with the fact-filled books in this 6-book collection. Readers will be drawn into the pages of these books as they learn about the monumental achievements of Benjamin Franklin, Phillis Wheatley, and more while uncovering what life was like in the colonies. Engaging images, supportive text, fascinating facts, and a helpful glossary and table of contents are provided in each book to aid in better understanding of the content and vocabulary.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Abigail Adams
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Life in the Colonies
  • Phillis Wheatley

Yee-haw! Grab your cowboy boots and saddle up to explore early Texas history. From influential Texan figures to what life was like in Texas as a young state, this 6-book collection is sure to have young readers engaged from cover to cover. Each book in this collection features intriguing facts, easy-to-read text, and appealing images that work in conjunction with an accessible glossary and index to help readers navigate their way through the text.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Sam Houston: A Fearless Statesman
  • Leaders in the Texas Revolution: United for a Cause
  • War, Cattle, and Cowboys: Texas as a Young State
  • Stephen F. Austin: The Father of Texas
  • The Annexation of Texas: From Republic to Statehood
  • The Texas Revolution: Fighting for Independence.
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Founding Mothers: Women Who Shaped America

Step into the shoes of some of the most astonishing Americans and learn about their struggles and achievements with this 6-book collection. Each title features lively images and inspirational, easy-to-read text that makes learning about famous Americans fun and interesting.

Titles in this collection include:

  • Benjamin Franklin: Thinker, Inventor, Leader
  • Harriet Tubman: Leading Slaves to Freedom
  • Thomas Jefferson: Declaring Our Freedom
  • Jackie Robinson: Hero on the Baseball Field
  • Martin Luther King Jr.: Marching for Equality
  • Amazing Americans: Abraham Lincoln

Teach young readers about key pieces of early U.S. History with this 6-book set. Learn about formative documents, including The Constitution, and the Bill of Rights, and formative events, such as The War of 1812. Readers will also learn about influential American figures, including James Madison, John Jay, and Dolley Madison. See how these figures, events, and documents shaped the America that we know today. These books include easy-to-read text, intriguing facts, and vivid images and illustrations that help highlight important points of interest. A table of contents and supportive glossary are also included to help readers easily navigate the books, keeping them engaged from cover to cover!

Titles in this collection include:

  • James Madison
  • The War of 1812
  • John Jay
  • Dolley Madison: First Lady of the United States
  • The Constitution and the Bill of Rights
  • Early Congresses

Explore America's history during the turn of the century, as the country transitioned from the late 1800s to the early 1900s. Readers discover how revolutionary the Industrial Revolution was worldwide. Other topics covered include women's suffrage and Langston Hughes' role in the Harlem Renaissance. With easy-to-read text, vivid images, and a helpful glossary and index, these books will engage young readers from start to finish!

Titles in this set include:

  • Famous Immigrants
  • Industrial Giants
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Immigration
  • Langston Hughes: Harlem Renaissance Writer
  • Women's Suffrage: Fighting For Women's Rights

Make learning about the 20th Century fun and engaging with this jaw-dropping 6-book collection. Books in this collection help introduce students to historical figures and events of this time period and include a helpful glossary, index, and easy-to-read text that allow readers to further understand the material. Each book in this collection is guaranteed to have children fascinated from beginning to end!

Titles in this collection include:

  • Cold War Leaders
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Winston Churchill
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • The Cold War