Henry Clay

The Great Compromiser

Our People
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Henry Clay devoted his life and work to strengthening the United States. In his time he was an economist and a passionate believer in compromise. For Clay, the Union was the key to his heart . Young students will love reading about this important figure in America's history.

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978-1-61473-537-3
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2004
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2004-01-01
BISACS JNF025170, JNF007050, JNF007020
Dewey 92
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level X
ATOS Reading Level 6.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 75867
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress
UofLibraries - Henry Clay
Ashland - The Henry Clay Estate
  • Young lawyer and Politician
  • Leader of the House
  • Presidential Politics
  • Last Years in Washington
  • Time Line
  • Glossary Terms
  • For Further Information
  • Index
Author: Michael Burgan

Michael Burgan is a freelance writer of books for children and adults. A history graduate of the University of Connecticut, he has written more than 60 fiction and nonfiction children's books for various publishers. For adult audiences, he has written news articles, essays, and plays. Michael Burgan is a recipient of an Edpress Award and belongs to the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.