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Harry S. Truman: Thirty-Third President of the United States
Contributor(s): Stanley, George E. (Author), Henderson, Meryl (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0689862474     ISBN-13: 9780689862472
Publisher: Aladdin Paperbacks
OUR PRICE: $11.04  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: May 2004

Annotation: This fascinating biography details the childhood of Harry S. Truman, a veteran of World War I who was elected as senator in 1934 and became President during World War II--and had to make some of the most crucial decisions in history. Illustrations.

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography - Historical
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography - Political
- Juvenile Nonfiction | History - United States - 20th Century
Dewey: B
LCCN: 2003096185
Age Level: 7-10
Grade Level: 2-5
Series: Childhood of Famous Americans (Paperback)
Physical Information: 0.6" H x 4.9" W x 8" (0.55 lbs) 247 pages
- Chronological Period - 20th Century
Features: Bibliography, Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 78519
Reading Level: 5.7   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 5.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies -- easily read by children of eight and up -- today's youngster is swept right into history.

Contributor Bio(s): Stanley, George E.: - George Stanley was a Professor of African and Middle-Eastern Languages and Linguistics at Cameron University. In between prepping class lectures and grading papers, he found the time to write for children. He was also the author of Night Fires and the Third-Grade Detectives series.
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