Biographies of War Series


This series introduces readers to the major figures who made significant contributions to World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Profiled figures come from every side of the conflict—not only military leaders but also politicians and other crucial personnel. In addition to these biographies, readers will also learn the history of each war, including how the United States became involved, the most important military campaigns, and the outcome: Significance of the conflict is explored through biographies of its most key players; Timeline of each war places it in historical context; Aligns with social studies standards.

Number of Titles: 5

Interest Level: Grades 7-12

Guided Reading Level: Z

Lexile Level: 1090-1240

ISBN: 9781625133960 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2016

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