Baker & Taylor Describes in graphic novel format economic and social changes in the United States after the Civil War, and includes the careers of Andrew Carnegie and Booker T. Washington, the Transcontinental Railroad, and the beginnings of the labor movement and other reforms.
Saddleback Pub Themes: Hi-Lo, graphic novel, us history. Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these graphic U.S. history titles teach student about key historical events in American history from 1500 to the present. Dramatic and colorful graphics highlights the text with easy transitions, which avoids a choppy narrative. These history titles offer a variety of rich material to support teaching to the standards. Book features include: Four-color throughout; speech bubbles and illustrations allow struggling readers multiple access points to the text; speech bubbles (in yellow) are clearly separated from nonfiction (in blue). US history, includes rapid growth of industry, Andrew Carnegie, Samuel Morse, Leland Stanford, Transcontinental Railroad, Chinese workers, cowboys, Little Big Horn, labor unions, and more.