History Collection (14 books)

History Collection (14 books)

Product details

  • Author: Various
  • Year: 2016
  • Page count: 2089
  • Reading level: 8-12
  • Lexile Level: 740L-1080L
  • Availability: In stock


Want students to read more? So do we. That's why we created the Townsend Library—a collection of more than 100 high-interest paperbacks that engage and entice readers.


As a convenience to educators, we've bundled related Townsend Library books into collections that allow you to easily extend your classroom offerings or deepen your coverage of a specific genre or topic. 


Books in this nonfiction collection will have particular appeal to readers interested in U.S. history. 

More information

The History Collection includes one copy of each of the books listed below (14 books total). To learn more about a particular book, click its title.    

A Nation Divided: The American Civil War by Mark Thomas

A Nation Created: The War for American Independence by Mark Thomas

Abraham Lincoln by Tanya Savory

Harriet Tubman: Freedom Leader by Tanya Savory

Ida B. Wells: A Woman of Courage by Ruth Rouff

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs 

John F. Kennedy by Tanya Savory

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Warrior for Peace by Tanya Savory

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass

Rosa Parks and the Bus to Freedom by Beth Johnson 

The Deadliest War by Mark Thomas

The Story of Blima: A Holocaust Survivor by Shirley Russak Wachtel 

Up From Slavery: An Autobiography by Booker T. Washington

William Still and the Underground Railroad by Kathleen Stevens