Abraham Lincoln: The Gettysburg Address

The Gettysburg Address

From the Series Deconstructing Powerful Speeches
  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 9
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

Brief and inspiring, the Gettysburg Address is one of the best-known and most revered speeches in American history. Given on the battlefield at Gettysburg by US President Abraham Lincoln, the speech reaffirms the cause of liberty at a crucial turning point in the Civil War. Readers are introduced to the social and political circumstances of the time, the significance of the bloody battle at Gettysburg, and Lincoln's masterful skill at writing memorable speeches.

Format Your Price Add
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 6
Age Range 10 - 14
Dewey 973.7
Lexile 920L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level W
Subjects Biographies, History, Social Studies
Genres Nonfiction
Publisher Crabtree Publishing
Imprint Crabtree Classics
Copyright 2019
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 8 x 10
Graphics Full-color photographs
BISACS JNF007130, JNF007020, JNF029000
Rights Included WORLD
Language English

Midwest Book Review

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Author: Rebecca Sjonger

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