This instructive resource gives an overview of the causes, effects, and enduring concerns stemming from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But, of course, people shape these individual wars. Readers will learn about some of the most important and influential figures from all around the world, from many of the countries and governments involved in these conflicts. They can begin to understand each individual's stance by learning about their backgrounds, both personal and political. This resource meets Common Core standards for history, such as evaluating various explanations for actions or events.
Series: Biographies of War
Interest Level: Grades 7-12
Guided Reading Level: Z
Lexile Level: 1220
ISBN: 9781680480665 (Print) 9781680480689 (E-book)