The tale of how the colonial Americans won their independence from Great Britain is well-known among young and old, and its retelling continues to be an inspiration for the struggling and downtrodden. Readers will be introduced to the stressful, tense, and sometimes violent days leading up to the revolution. The instructive text then goes on to discuss major battles, war strategies, and tide-turning events. Both text and sidebars highlight important figures and events in this classic historical tale of perseverance that never grows stale.
Series: Early American History
Interest Level: Grades 7-12
Guided Reading Level: Z
Lexile Level: 1170
ISBN: 9781680482690 (Print) 9781508100348 (E-book)