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Francisco Pizarro

Francisco Pizarro

by John DiConsiglio
Profiles the explorer Francisco Pizarro, from his early life to his expeditions to Peru, where he battled the indigenous Incan empire and claimed its land and riches for Spain.
Series Information: From Vlad the Impaler to Grigory Rasputin, to Ivan the Terrible, some of the most heinous moments in history are exposed in these highly illustrated biographies of some of the most villainous tyrants who walked the earth. A Wicked History will be the definitive biography series for middle and high school students on the evil individuals who twisted the course of history. The design is sophisticated to attract middle-school and high-school readers, yet the reading level is on target and readily accessible to readers of all levels.
Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
5.6
Lexile Measure
880L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
Q
Publisher
Franklin Watts
Number of Pages
128
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

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