ABE LINCOLN GOES TO WASHINGTON 1837 - 1865
National Geographic Society, 1997
ISBN 0-7922-3736-6

"A richly illustrated and well-researched history..."
-- Starred review, School Library Journal

"Solid storytelling meets sound history."
-- Publishers Weekly

"A superb children's book - attractive and historically accurate."
-- U.S. Senator Paul Simon (IL)

"...it is not just another illustrated children's book. an accomplished artist and writer, Ms. Harness melds these talents to tell the story of Mr. Lincoln's rise to greatness in a manner that touches the soul and engenders a healthy interest amoun young readers in the history ouf our country during those tragic years."
-- Edwin C. Bearrs, Cheif Historian Emeritus
    National Park Service



 

THEY'RE OFF! THE STORY OF THE PONY EXPRESS
Simon & Schuster, 1996
(available in paperback from Troll Book Club)
ISBN 0-689-80523-3

"...this book will be ideal for units on the West, for it makes historical events fairly roar with immediacy..."
-- Kirkus Reviews

"History written the way it should be, with a sense of excitement and mystery."
-- An American Bookseller "Pick of the Lists"


 

 
         
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