Americans Move Westward, 1800-1850

Americans Move Westward, 1800-1850

Book - 2009
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
Describes in graphic novel format the beginnings of the expansion of the United States west of the Mississippi, from the Louisiana Purchase to the incorporation of Oregon, and includes the Lewis and Clark Expedition, new forms of transport, the mountain men, and the first wagon train.

Saddleback Pub
Highlights of US history and expansion west, including the Louisiana purchase, Louis and Clark, construction of Cumberland Road (now US 40), Erie Canal, mountain men, exploring the Rockies, missionaries, and more.
Theme: Hi-Lo, graphic novels, illustrated, 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).

Publisher: Irvine, CA : Saddleback Educational Publishing, c2009
ISBN: 9781599053608
Characteristics: 54 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at CSM

To Top