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Harry S. Truman / Heidi M.D. Elston.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby County Public Library - Morristown J 921 TRUMAN (Text) 78731000493297 Childrens Room Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680781199
  • Physical Description: 40 pages: illustrations; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Edina, MN : Book Buddy Books/ABDO Publishing, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Harry S. Truman -- Timeline -- Missouri boy -- Turning to politics -- Senator Truman -- The 1944 election -- World War II ends -- Domestic affairs -- Political upset -- Foreign affairs -- Going home -- Office of the President -- Presidents and their terms.
Summary, etc.: This biography introduces readers to Harry S. Truman including his military service, early political career, and key events from Truman's administration including World War II, the Cold War, the Marshall Plan, and the Korean War. Information about his childhood, family, personal life, and retirement years is included. A timeline, fast facts, and sidebars provide additional information. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Target Audience Note: 650 Lexile.
Subject: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1945-1953 > Juvenile literature.

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