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A Picture Book of Sam Houston
 

A Picture Book of Sam Houston (Hardback)

By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Collins, Matt
By Adler, Michael S.

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Sam Houston was a teacher, a lawyer, a war hero, and statesman. He is best known for defeating the Mexican Army in 1836 and establishing Texas as an independent nation. He served two terms as the president of the Republic of Texas.

ISBN 9780823423699
Barcode 9780823423699
Published 1 February 2012 by Holiday House
Format Hardback
Series Picture Book Biography
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ISBN-13 9780823423699
ISBN-10 0823423697
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Holiday House
Imprint Holiday House
Publication Date 1 February 2012
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Collins, Matt
By Adler, Michael S.
Series Picture Book Biography
Category History
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 257mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 318g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress United States, Legislators, Legislators - United States, Politicians - United States, United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code B
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Sam Houston was a teacher, a lawyer, a war hero, and statesman. He is best known for defeating the Mexican Army in 1836 and establishing Texas as an independent nation. He served two terms as the president of the Republic of Texas.

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Author's Bio

David A. Adler has written more than a hundred books for children, including his well-known Picture Book Biography series. A former teacher, he lives with his family in New York State. Visit him on the web at www.davidaadler.com. Matt Collins has illustrated numerous picture books for children. His art has also appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and Sports Illustrated for Kids, among other publications. Visit his website at www.mattcollins.com.

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