Emancipation Proclamation: Lincoln and the Dawn of Liberty

Written by Tonya Bolden

Published on the anniversary of when President Abraham Lincoln’s order went into effect, this book offers readers a unique look at the events that led to the Emancipation Proclamation. Filled with little-known facts and fascinating details, it includes excerpts from historical sources, archival images, and new research that debunks myths about the Emancipation Proclamation and its causes. Complete with a timeline, glossary, and bibliography, Emancipation Proclamation is an engrossing new historical resource from award-winning children’s book author Tonya Bolden.

Age Range 8 - 12 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
128
Publisher
Harry N. Abrams
Grade Level 3 - 7
ISBN
9781419703904
Lexile 1160L
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