The century for young people

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Publisher:
Doubleday Book of Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.6 - AR Pts: 12
Description
Adapted from the #1 national bestseller especially for children 8-12! The twentieth century has been a time of tremendous change, the most eventful hundred years in human history. Join Peter Jennings and Todd Brewster for a fascinating journey back in time to experience the century's greatest moments. Through the vivid first-person accounts of eyewitnesses, the most thrilling--and the most terrifying--events of the past hundred years come to life. Here are the voices of ordinary people--children and adults--expressing their joys and sorrows, their hopes and fears, as they watched history being made. This is history as it was lived, and as it will be remembered for the next hundred years. This lavish book, in association with the television series presented by ABC News and The History Channel, includes more than 200 exquisitely reproduced photographs with an astonishing power to illuminate history. They will delight and appall you, educate and entertain you, as you watch the century unfold before your eyes. This spectacular book is a keepsake for every family's library. It is a riveting read and an essential research volume. It is the story of our time for all time.
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ISBN:
9780385327084
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.6, 12 Points
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Full title century for young people
Author jennings peter
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-16 05:00:16AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 04:41:36AM

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subject_facet History, Modern -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
title_display The century for young people
title_full The century for young people / Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau
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