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12 military leaders who changed the world / by Matthew McCabe.

McCabe, Matthew. (Author).
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Change makers

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781645820055
  • Physical Description: 1 electronic text (32 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.).
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : 12 Story Library, c2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title proper from title frame.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Julius Caesar: the man who made an empire -- Khatol Mohammadzai: jumping into the history books -- Ulysses S. Grant: the man who saved the union -- Queen Boudica: from teen to warrior queen -- Charles Martel: the man they called "The Hammer" -- Rear Admiral Grace Hopper: amazing Grace -- Napoleon Bonaparte: conqueror of Europe -- Saladin: warrior king -- Joan of Arc: the maid of Orléans -- Horatio Nelson: the greatest British admiral -- Michelle Howard: first female admiral in the US Navy -- Sun Tzu: warrior and philosopher -- More military leaders who changed the world.
Summary, etc.:
"From Julius Caesar to the fierce Celtic Queen Boudica, British admiral Horatio Nelson, and Michelle Howard, the first female admiral in the US Navy, this book profiles 12 powerful military leaders from around the world. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos, biographical details, and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. Additional mini-bios encourage further exploration"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
640 Lexile.
Grades 3-5.
Grades 3-6.
T Guided Reading Level.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR Middle Grades 4.8 1.0 quiz: 506181
Original Version Note:
Original version: 9781632357175 (hardcover)
Original version: 9781632358264 (paperback)
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Generals > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Admirals > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Military biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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