This post is for sharing “living” or great books on the following history topics:
War of 1812
the Mexican-American War
(For the list of all history topics addressed by this blog, click here.)
For Elementary Students:
The Flag Maker, by S. Bartoletti:
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Alamo in this glossy, nicely-illustrated picture book:
This hard-back Usborne book is a great spine for elementary students. It has 2-page spreads for a variety of different topics. The first several spreads cover basic archaeology and the earliest civilizations. The book covers basic elements of world history up to (but not including) World War I.
For High School Students:
What are your favorite history books on this topic? Feel free to share with a comment below.