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Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, The

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, The

by Roger Wachtel
In this book readers will learn about the origins of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the sentinels who guard it, and the controversy over the Vietnam War's unknown soldier.

Series Information

Dramatic and defining moments in American history — from colonial times to the present day — come vividly to life in Cornerstones of Freedom, Second Series. A natural extension of the acclaimed original series, the second series returns its focus to the United States with more of what middle-grade teachers and students are looking for to support history, social studies, and geography curricula.

Authoritative and up-to-date, Cornerstones of Freedom, Second Series is an exceptional and indispensable resource for middle-grade readers.

Series Features

• Expanded subject coverage
• Subheadings clarify what text is about
• Informative sidebars integrated with text highlight areas of interest
• Glossary words now boldfaced in text
• Comprehensive time lines
• "To Find Out More" sections and index now in every volume

Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
7.8
Lexile Measure
1150L
DRA
60
Guided Reading
W
Publisher
Children's Press (CT)
Number of Pages
48
Genre
Informational Text

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