The struggle of slaves for their freedom grows in the years before the Civil War. Witness Nat Turner’s Revolt, the largest slave uprising in United States history. See how the land grab of the Mexican War opens the West to the arguments between free states and slave states. Hear the arguments in Dred Scott’s legal battle for freedom and the Supreme Court’s decision that he was not a man but a piece of property. With hope of compromise dwindling, John Brown raids a weapons factory to start a slave revolution and sparks the Civil War. This colorful graphic novel will excite reluctant readers, prepare students for standardized tests in history and help homeschooling parents!
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|Title:||Slavery’s Storm (Chester the Crab’s Comics with Content Series)|
|Published:||April 15, 2003 (3rd Edition)|
|Reading Age:||9-12 years|
|Dimensions:||8.5 x 0.25 x 11 inches|