ERIC Number: ED405244
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
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Teaching American History through the Novel.
Bannister, Sharon; Wells, Twyla R.
This reproducible manual contains over 300 outlines of novels for use by middle-school, junior-high, and senior high school teachers and students of U.S. history and literature. Novel types found in this manual are historical, biographical, classical, and utopian. The book provides an introduction, suggestions on how to use the book, and ideas for student activities. The sections are: Bibliography; (2) Chronology; (3) Themes; (4) Titles; and (5) a Supplemental Movie Listing. The book concludes with an "Index of Historical Characters and Events." (EH)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, American Studies, Annotated Bibliographies, Anthologies, Childrens Literature, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Middle Schools, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, United States Literature
J. Weston Walch, Publisher, 321 Valley Street, P.O. Box 658, Portland, ME 04104-0658 ($24.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
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