Modestly priced and historically accurate, the signing of the declaration of independence, the battle of Bunker Hill, the execution of Nathan Hale, Paul Revere's ride, Washington's farewell to his officers at Fraunces Tavern, the capture of Fort Ticonderoga, George Washington at the Delaware, Story of the American Revolution Coloring Book contains scenes depicting the Boston Massacre, the Battle of Lexington, and many more exciting scenes.
Noted artist peter copeland has captured all the drama and excitement of a fateful era in American history with 40 finely drawn black-and-white illustrations.
Story of the Civil War Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Here are panoramic views of land and sea battles, equipment, revealing vignettes that dramatize social and political issues of the period, and detailed close-ups of uniforms, and locale. Forty authentically rendered illustrations including five double-page spreads depict a slave auction in 1860, a naval battle between the first American iron-clad ships — the Monitor and the Merrimac — the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, the battle for the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, the Battle of Gettysburg, the bombardment of Fort Sumter, the assassination of Lincoln at Ford's Theater, black leaders Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass, Lee's surrender to Grant at Appomattox, and much more.
All the drama of the american Civil War comes vividly to life in these ready-to-color scenes of key moments in that epic conflict. History.
The Story of World War I Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Used book in Good Condition. History. Starting with tranquil scenes of prosperity that were shattered by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and concluding with the signing of the Armistice and the Treaty of Versailles, this dramatic coloring book traces the history of "the war to end all wars. Thirty-five realistic illustrations depict gallipoli, and other momentous battles; the introduction of gas, and other new weaponry; Mata Hari, Jutland, Lawrence of Arabia, machine guns, and other famous figures; and a chronological view of historic events.
Life in Colonial America Dover History Coloring Book
History. Other illustrations include an early Pennsylvania farm home, a frontier fort, the deck of a slave ship, a colonial kitchen, and the Deerfield massacre of 1704. Each picture includes a descriptive caption that provides a brief history lesson. Colorists of all ages will enter into the spirit of early American life with this entertaining and educational coloring book.
Augustine, florida, in 1565; and the thriving Dutch colony of New Amsterdam on Manhattan Island in 1653. Used book in Good Condition. This informative coloring book captures the stirring drama of life during pre-Revolutionary times with a fascinating variety of images from the colonial era. Forty-four detailed, accurate, and ready-to-color illustrations depict early seventeenth-century colonists arriving from Europe on wooden sailing vessels; encounters with Native Americans; the Spanish settlement at St.
Despite an often-hostile environment, frequent shortages of food and other necessities, and countless other hardships, the settlers of colonial America persevered to establish a lasting foothold on the new continent. Children, clearance, Thanksgiving.
Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution Dover History Coloring Book
Francis marion, the “swamp fox, ” who resorted to guerrilla warfare in the forests and swamps of South Carolina to regain the initiative against superior British forces. Also included are scenes with george and martha Washington, John and Abigail Adams, the Marquis de Lafayette, Crispus Attucks, Molly Pitcher, and 34 other legendary figures.
Artist peter copeland provides dramatic ready-to-color illustrations of 44 of these men and women, an American spy captured and executed by the British; Margaret Corgin, among them: Nathan Hale, who followed her husband to the battlefront and took his place as a gunner when he was killed; Col. Captions accompany each illustration.
Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. Military leaders, statesmen, and ordinary people played important roles in this momentous victory. The american revolution ended two centuries of British rule over most of the North American colonies and led to the creation of the United States of America. Used book in Good Condition.
Story of World War II Dover History Coloring Book
Peter copeland presents a graphic overview of this historic conflict in dramatic portrayals of air, land, and sea battles, and other major events — from the German invasion of Poland in 1939 to the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri in August 1945. Forty-five ready-to-color illustrations depict exciting scenes from these events: battle of Britain; Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor; General Rommel's desert campaigns; sinking of the German battleship Bismark; Battle of Stalingrad; allied invasion of France; Battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa; fall of Berlin; dropping of atomic bomb over Hiroshima; and many more.
An informative caption accompanies each powerful, meticulously rendered illustration. Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. The greatest and most destructive war in history, Africa, World War II involved gigantic struggles not only in Europe, but in Asia, and islands of the South Pacific as well. History. Dover Publications.
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Indian Tribes of North America Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Dover Publications. Other tribes represented include the Pequot, Crow, Cree, Iroquois, Cherokee, Huron, Choctaw, Mohawk, Seneca, and many more. Chiefs, making war, dancing, women, and children are shown in authentic costume among tepees, and other traditional dwellings; many are depicted hunting, warriors, pueblos, and cooking.
Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. History. Detailed renderings recreate their weapons knives, axes, clubs, bows and arrows, etc. Basketry, canoes, masks, and sleds. Ideal as an educational resource and an invaluable source of royalty-free illustration as well, this coloring book also offers hours of stimulating entertainment to anyone who desires to recapture the color and drama of Indian life.
Used book in Good Condition. This book contains 38 carefully researched, accurately drawn illustrations of the aboriginal inhabitants of North America, ranging from the Seminole of Florida to the Chilkat of Alaska.
Exploration of North America Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
History. Used book in Good Condition. Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. The frenzied search for gold and the territorial rivalries of European monarchs provided the necessary catalysts for much early exploration and colonization in the New World. This entertaining and educational coloring book recreates detailed pictures of many key moments—when European explorers and settlers left historical footprints on the North American continent.
Thirty–nine realistically rendered line drawings — many of them double-page spreads — depict historic events that span centuries of exploration — from the arrival of the Vikings in Vinland ca. Among the scenes captured by artist peter copeland are columbus' ship ni̴ña anchored off the bahamian coast 1492, the ill-fated roanoke colony 1584-1587, verrazano exploring the middle atlantic coast 1524, John Cabot exploring Canada's east coast 1497, Ponce de León in Florida 1513, Cortés' conquest of Mexico and overthrow of the Aztec empire 1519, Coronado exploring the Southwest 1540-1542, Francis Drake in California before completing his round-the-world voyage 1577-1580, Samuel de Champlain establishing the first permanent French colony in North America 1608 and 30 other excellent illustrations.
A fact-filled introduction and informative captions complete this carefully researched resource that will be welcomed by colorists, parents, students, teachers, and adventure-lovers of all ages. Dover Publications. 1000 a. D. To the establishment of colonies in Virginia, Maryland and Massachusetts, and the exploration of the American Far West by Zebulon Pike and Jedediah Smith.
American Presidents Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Every illustration includes a detailed caption, making this book a practical reference as well as a source of coloring fun. Dover Publications. From george Washington to Donald J. Trump, this fact-filled coloring book chronicles the history of all 45 US Presidents. Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. History. Each chief executive is depicted in an image drawn from real life, and most portraits feature backgrounds that reflect significant events from the president's administration.
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The Lewis and Clark Expedition Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
The purchase effectively doubled the size of the young United States. On may 14, 1804, gunsmiths, captains meriwether lewis and william Clark — accompanied by an intrepid band of skilled hunters, carpenters, and blacksmiths — sailed up the Missouri River with a small fleet of three vessels. Forty-five historically accurate, precisely drawn illustrations for coloring retrace the nearly 8, 000 miles of the perilous trek.
Dover Publications. On april 30, 1803, the louisiana Purchase Agreement between France and the United States was formally signed. Captions identify the action in each plate, provide background information, and link the plates in a continuous and informative narrative. Used book in Good Condition. Claim to the Oregon Territory.
Distinguished artist Peter F. President thomas jefferson paid the french emperor napoleon bonaparte approximately 18 cents per square mile for a vast wilderness territory more than 825, 000 square miles stretching from New Orleans to the Canadian border and west from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains.
Children, clearance, Thanksgiving. Copeland recaptures the high points of this mighty expedition. History.
George Washington Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Later, with the fledgling nation in need of firm leadership, Washington was unanimously elected the first president of the United States of America. Artist peter copeland captures these outstanding events in the life of this revered American. Forty-two ready-to-color illustrations depict such memorable scenes as his participation in the war between Britain and France, his election to two terms as the American president, his appointment as commander of the patriot forces, his proposal of marriage to Martha Custis, and his funeral in Mount Vernon.
Informative captions accompany detailed illustrations in an entertaining coloring book that will also serve as a practical reference for young students of American history. Elected commander-in-chief of the continental Army in 1775, Washington led the Patriot forces in battle against England for eight turbulent years before helping the colonies gain their independence.
. Dover Publications. Born and raised among the wealthy, slave-holding aristocracy of colonial Virginia, George Washington devoted his life to the establishment and success of America as an independent nation. Used book in Good Condition. A surveyor at 16 and a lieutenant colonel in the French and Indian War at 22, he managed to spend a few years as a gentleman farmer on his Mount Vernon estate before the Revolutionary War began.
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