Perspectives on American Progress: Barack Obama Is Elected President, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532153775
  • ISBN-13: 9781532153778
  • DDC: 328.73092
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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In 2008, voters chose Barack Obama as the first African American president in the history of the United States. This book examines this historic event from multiple perspectives, including those of Barack Obama himself, his wife, Michelle, and opposing candidate John McCain. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Taking a Huge Risk.
2: “Change We Can Believe In”.
3: Politics and Family.
4: An Inspired Campaign Manager.
5: War Hero and Maverick Senator.
Important Dates.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.