Abraham Lincoln: The Gettysburg Address

Rebecca Sjonger (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121820

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Brief and inspiring, the Gettysburg Address is one of the best-known and most revered speeches in American history. Given on the battlefield at Gettysburg by US President Abraham Lincoln, the speech reaffirms the cause of liberty at a crucial turning point in the Civil War. Readers are introduced to the social and political circumstances of the time, the significance of the bloody battle at Gettysburg, and Lincoln's masterful skill at writing memorable speeches.

Reading Level
Lexile
920L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.0
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Government History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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