John Paul Jones

Naval Hero

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

The story of John Paul Jones has it all: great battles on the high seas, and high drama at every turn. Children will delight in the stories and history of the Father of the American Navy.

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978-1-61473-538-0
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category Geography and History
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 6.3
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 75869
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 The Maritime Society of the American Revolution
Ships of the Continental Navy
PBS: Liberty! The American Revolution
  • Early Years at Sea
  • From Accused Criminal to Navy Captain
  • The Major Battles
  • Last Cruises
  • 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.