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by Monica Rausch


Andrew Jackson, Anne Hutchinson, Benjamin Franklin, Chief Joseph, Crispus Attucks, Frederick Douglass, George Washington Carver, Harriet Tubman, John M. .Great Americans Series. 12 primary works, 12 total works.

Andrew Jackson, Anne Hutchinson, Benjamin Franklin, Chief Joseph, Crispus Attucks, Frederick Douglass, George Washington Carver, Harriet Tubman, John M. These biographies introduce young readers to impo.

Crispus Attucks (. 723 – March 5, 1770) was an American stevedore of African and Native American descent, widely regarded as the first person killed in the Boston Massacre and thus the first American killed in the American Revolution

Crispus Attucks (. 723 – March 5, 1770) was an American stevedore of African and Native American descent, widely regarded as the first person killed in the Boston Massacre and thus the first American killed in the American Revolution. Historians disagree on whether he was a free man or an escaped slave, but most agree that he was of Natick (or possibly Wampanoag) and African descent.

Introduces the life and times of Crispus Attucks, the first person to be killed in the struggle for American independence, and explains his place in American history.

Introduces the life of Crispus Attucks, a former slave who died in the Boston Massacre, a fight between the British and American colonists that occurred before the American Revolution.

Crispus Attucks, American hero, martyr of the Boston Massacre. Attucks’s life prior to the day of his death is still shrouded in mystery

Crispus Attucks, American hero, martyr of the Boston Massacre. Attucks’s life prior to the day of his death is still shrouded in mystery. Crispus Attucks, (born 1723?-died March 5, 1770, Boston, Mass. American hero, martyr of the Boston Massacre. Although nothing is known definitively about his ancestry, his father is thought to be Prince Yonger, a slave who was brought to America, while his mother is thought to be Nancy Attucks, a Natick Indian.

Crispus Attucks escaped from slavery to become an American sailor and rope maker. Find out how he became one of the first to die in America's fight for independence when he bravely stood up to British soldiers in 1770. Format:Library Binding. ISBN13:9780836876819.

Crispus Attucks is a name synonymous with the Boston Massacre. Five Americans, including former slave Crispus Attucks were killed when British troops fired on an angry mob of colonists at the Boston customs house. He was not only the first African American to die for the revolution, he was one of the first patriots to give his life for the cause. On March tensions between the American colonists and Britain finally erupted in violence in Boston. Best known as: African-American Revolutionary War hero Crispus Attucks is remembered as the f. rispus Attucks HSTRY.

Learn about the life of Crispus Attucks, a runaway slave and stevedore who, as the first man killed during the Boston Massacre, became the first martyr of the American Revolution, later inspiring the abolitionist cause. Background and Early Life. Born into slavery around 1723, Attucks was believed to be the son of Prince Yonger, a slave shipped to America from Africa, and Nancy Attucks, a Natick Indian. Little is known about Attucks' life or his family, who reputedly resided in a town just outside of Boston

Crispus Attucks African American History Us History History Facts Black History Framingham Massachusetts .

Crispus Attucks African American History Us History History Facts Black History Framingham Massachusetts Boston Massachusetts Early American American Pride. Crispus Attucks: The former slave was the first casualty of the American Revolutionary War when he was killed during the Boston Massacre. In 1888 the Crispus Attucks monument was unveiled in the Boston Common.

Introduces the life and times of Crispus Attucks, the first person to be killed in the struggle for American independence, and explains his place in American history.

Crispus Attucks (Great Americans) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0836876888

ISBN: 0836876881

Author: Monica Rausch

Category: Books for children

Subcategory: Biographies

Language: English

Publisher: Weekly Reader/Gareth Stevens Pub (January 31, 2007)

Pages: 24 pages

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