Secret American History: From Witch Trials to Internment Camps

Secret American History: From Witch Trials to Internment Camps

by Norman Pearl

Hardcover(Library Binding)



America’s history is filled with mysterious events, and not all of them are found in the history books. Who really killed President James Garfield? What actually happened at the Salem witch trials? Learn about the answers to these questions and more in Secret American History.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429633604
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2009
Series: Secret America Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: IG730L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Norman Pearl has written 10 children’s books. He writes on both science and social studies topics and can’t decide which he likes better. Norman lives in tropical Miami, Florida, with his wife and son. They have a small, white, fluffy dog named Max. Max thinks he is human, so the four of them go just about everywhere together. Norman usually writes his books under a palm tree while sipping lemonade. When he needs a break, he jumps in the pool for a swim. Usually, the rest of the family follows him in.

Table of Contents

The mystery of history — A mysterious stone — The lost colony of Roanoke — The Salem Witch Trials — Road to freedom — What killed President Garfield? — Japanese internment camps — The Manhattan project — A Communist scare — War criminals welcomed — Finding the truth.

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