The Alamo, 1st Edition

  • Don Nardo
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420511351
  • ISBN-13: 9781420511352
  • DDC: 976.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 103 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This title in the Lucent Press World History series tells the story of the battle at the Alamo and why this 13-day battle was so significant for the United States. It explains the events that led to the battle, provides a gripping description of the siege itself with detailed discussions of the primary figures involved, and describes the legacy of this lost battle to American politics and culture.

Features and Benefits

  • Vivid writing, full-color photographs and extensive use of fully cited primary and secondary source quotations provide a sense of immediacy.
  • Sidebars, visual time lines, indexes, and annotated bibliographies, which appear in every volume, offer a wealth of additional information as well as provide launching points for further discussion and study.