Crispus Attucks

Focuses on the youth of the Massachusetts slave who, after joining the colonial patriots in their struggle for freedom, was the first man to die in the American Revolution.

Crispus Attucks

These lively, inspiring, believable biographies sweep today's young readers right into history.

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Crispus Attucks
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Dharathula H. Millender, Gray Morrow
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-10-31 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

These lively, inspiring, believable biographies sweep today's young readers right into history.
First Martyr of Liberty
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Mitch Kachun
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

First Martyr of Liberty explores how Crispus Attucks's death in the 1770 Boston Massacre, often cited as the first man to die in the American Revolution, led to his achieving mythic significance in African Americans' struggle to incorporate their experiences and heroes into the mainstream ofthe American historical narrative. While
Crispus Attucks
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Charlotte Taylor
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-15 - Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

Through simple, informational text supported by black-and-white and color illustrations, readers will learn about Crispus Attucks, who had an exciting life at sea before going down in history as the first casualty of the Boston Massacre. A Words to Know section at the beginning of the book prepares students to
Encyclopedia of American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Linda S. Watts
Categories: Folklore
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more.
Crispus Attucks
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Anne Beier
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

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.