War Terrible War Middle/High School Teaching Guide, a History of Us Teaching Guide Pairs with a History of Us: Book Six by Hakim
  

War Terrible War Middle/High School Teaching Guide, a History of Us Teaching Guide Pairs with a History of Us: Book Six

Written by Hakim
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Part of the History of US (Paperback) Series

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War Terrible War Middle/High School Teaching Guide, a History of Us Teaching Guide Pairs with a History of Us: Book Six by Hakim

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[An] exciting series... Ms. Hakim braids multiple narratives together to bring alive material long dead to children's imaginations. --The New York Times Book Review Joy Hakim didn't rewrite history. But she did make it a whole lot more fun to read. --Education Week Readers young and old will find themselves amused, amazed, and engrossed by this searching, opinionated survey. In every sense a fresh look at our history. --Kirkus Reviews Merits every accolade, starting with the most personal: I couldn't put it down. --Washington Post Book World The liveliest, most realistic, most well-received American history series ever written for children. --Los Angeles Times A thorough and accurate narrative of our nation's history. --The Philadelphia Inquirer I think this is the best American history written for young people that I have ever seen. --David Herbert Donald, Harvard University

Pulitzer prize-winning author of Lincoln When master storyteller Joy Hakim wields her pen, you're in for a breathtaking adventure. --Teaching K-8 An attention to detail and drama alike make these recommended choices for not only readers ages 8-13 but for entire families. --Children's Bookwatch Absorbing, real and even fun to read. --Voice of Youth Advocates Books of real substance that speak directly to kids. --Jean Fritz, author of Shhh, We're Writing the Constitution One of the best nonfiction series of the decade. Impossible to put down. --School Library Journal

About the Author

Joy Hakim, a former teacher, editor, and writer won the prestigious James Michener Prize for her series, A History of US, which has sold over 4 million copies nationwide. A graduate of Smith College and Goucher College she spent years teaching students from elementary school up to the college level. She also served as an Associate Editor at Norfolk's Virginian-Pilot, and was an Assistant Editor at McGraw-Hill's World News.

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Format

Paperback

Author

Hakim
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Publisher

Oxford University Press Inc

Publication date

1st November 2005

ISBN

9780195188912


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