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Russell Freedman

Susan P. Bloom

Russell Freedman

by Susan P. Bloom

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freedman, Russell.,
  • Authors -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Young adult literature, American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSusan P. Bloom, Cathryn M. Mercier.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesScarecrow studies in young adult literature -- no. 33
    ContributionsMercier, Cathryn M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.F695385 B56 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23070346M
    ISBN 100810857723, 0810867354
    ISBN 109780810857728, 9780810867352
    LC Control Number2008047323

      Freedman accurately portrays the thorny problems that challenged Abraham Lincoln and the country in the mids. Children who read this book will gain an understanding of some of the personal, economic, and political ramifications of slavery and liberty. In the final chapter, Lincoln's assassination is described vividly but without exaggeration.5/5. Russell Freedman is the award-winning author of 47 books, some of which have been translated into a diverse number of languages, including Japanese, Korean, German, Spanish, Flemish, Arabic and Bengali. But Freedman wasn’t always a children’s book writer. He grew up in San Francisco and attended the University of California, Berkeley, and then worked as a reporter and editor for the.

    Browse books by Russell Freedman Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. by Russell Freedman. 13 Resources8 Awards. Add to Reading List Share this Book. We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler. by. Russell Freedman has set the standard for fine history writing for many years, and this new volume lives up to his own high standards. A master prose stylist and an expert at taking complicated subjects and making them specific, immediate and fascinating, Freedman uses wide-ranging research to weave a hugely interesting story rooted in an abundance of detail, but readers will never feel they.

    Russell Freedman; illustrations by William Low. Russell Freedman ( - ) was the author of many award-winning books for children, including Newbery Medal winner Lincoln: a Photobiography, and Newbery Honor books Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery and The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane.. William Low is the author and illustrator of Daytime Nighttime, Machines Go to. RUSSELL FREEDMAN received the Newbery Medal for Lincoln: A Photobiography. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, a National Humanities Medal, the Sibert Medal, the Orbis Pictus Award, a view more RUSSELL FREEDMAN received the Newbery Medal for Lincoln: A Photobiography. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, a National Humanities Medal, the .


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He was well known for his riveting biographies and masterful accounts of the history of the United by: 5. Award-winning author Russell Freedman, widely lauded for his entertaining and thoroughly researched nonfiction and revealing biographies, including the Newbery Medal-winning Lincoln.

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Russell Freedman begins with a lively account of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood, his career as a country lawyer, and his courtship and marriage to Mary Todd. Then the author focuses on the presidential years ( to ), skillfullly explaining the many complex issues Lincoln grappled with as he led a deeply divided nation through the Civil War/5(22).

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Selected Books by Russell Freedman Primary source material and accessible, engaging narrative are hallmarks of Russell Freedman's work. Visit times past, meet luminaries of long ago, and sense how what is past is also very many in present times.

by Russell Freedman "As immigration continues to be a major issue in America, this introduction to the Angel Island experience is overdue and, most of all, welcome.

(source notes, selected bibliography, acknowledgments, picture credits) (Nonfiction. ) ". In this lesson, we will explore Russell Freedman's 'Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott,' and examine how the story's events led to the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement.

Aug • It's not often that a book can cover World War I in less than pages, but critic Jonathan Hunt says Russell Freedman has succeeded admirably. Amid the epic sweep of world. Lincoln: A Photobiography is an illustrated biography of Abraham Lincoln written by Russell Freedman, and published in The book won the Newbery Medal in It Author: Russell Freedman.

Russell Freedman Russell Freedman received the Newbery Medal for LINCOLN: A PHOTOBIOGRAPHY. He is also the recipient of three Newbery Honors, a National Humanities Medal, the Sibert Medal, the Orbis Pictus Award, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and was selected to give the May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture.

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by Russell Freedman ‧ RELEASE DATE: May 3, In the heart of Germany, a student resistance movement called the White Rose took a courageous stand to denounce the Nazis.

“They could have chosen to throw bombs,” but the young members of the White Rose chose to oppose Nazi Germany with printed words.