Remember Me
OR

 
$14.41
Retail $16.95

QUANTITY
In Cart: 0
Available: 6
Hardcover
ISBN 9781426301452
Make Way For Books
Another remarkable addition to this series, complete with trademark Harness illustrations, diagrams, and running timeline. Perfect addition to classroom or school libraries.
Publisher Summary
Profiles adventurer David Boone, discussing his influence in the westward expansion of America and specifically looking at the changing nature of trails into roads and highways and the use of trains and canals in travel between towns.

Daniel Boone's story is every young adventurer's fantasy: A childhood in Pennsylvania spent hunting on lands shared with Native Americans; a coming-of-age fighting in the French and Indian War; and the fulfillment of a life's dream with the blazing of the Wilderness Road across the Appalachian Mountains and the settling of Boonesborough in Kentucky. Add to this the rescue of his daughter from Shawnee warriors, and readers are quickly in the thick of another irresistible Cheryl Harness History.

Once again, Cheryl Harness combines lively storytelling with vividly detailed illustrations to transport readers back to an exciting era in American history. During Daniel Boone's 86-year life, Colonial America is transformed into a revolutionary republic, trails morph into roads and highways, and Americans discover new ways to travel—by canal, and by steam-powered boats and trains. Readers journey through these formative milestones in America's great westward expansion with the aid of a time line running along each page, 200-plus illustrations, maps, sidebars, primary-source quotations, and resource lists. The amazing, true story of Daniel Boone will give readers insight into an era of explosive change and unforgettable adventure.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.

Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
 
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Kickoff! Gabriel's Horses Silk Route : 7,000 Miles of History Freedom Walkers : The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott Freedom Riders : John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement Who Was Marco Polo? Searching for Sarah Rector : The Richest Black Girl in America Erie Canal Long Road to Gettysburg george vs. george : the american revolution as seen from both sides Gabriel's Journey Yours for Justice, Ida B. Wells : The Daring Life of a Crusading Journalist George Washington Carver : From Slave to Scientist John F. Kennedy Doing Primary Research Good Fight : How World War II Was Won Volcano : The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens Go Free or Die : A Story About Harriet Tubman Amos Fortune : Free Man Black Potatoes : The Story Of The Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850