Author: James Daugherty
Publisher: Beautiful Feet Books; Paperback
Period: Middle Ages, Civil Rights, England; Non-fiction
A Landmark Book
In the rich trubulence of English history, one day stands magnificently apart- June 15th 1215, the day of the signing of the Magna Charta. On that day, the first blow for English freedom was struck and has forever affected the Western World. Here is the story of three true men, Stephen Langton, William Marshall and Hubert de Burgh, whose heroic deeds are set against those of the ever deceitful and crafty King John. Newbury award-winning author James Daugherty's dramatic account of this pagentry of history is herein told and illustrated in his inimitable style. This title is also used with the Beautiful Feet curriculum.
Other Landmark Books:
Abe Lincoln: Log Cabin to White House, American Revolution, As Far As the Eye Can Reach: Lewis & Clark's Westward Quest, Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia, California Gold Rush, Genghis Khan and the Mongul Hordes, Gettysburg, Joan of Arc, Landing of the Pilgrims, Leonardo da Vinci, The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt, The Pioneers Go West, The Story of Thomas A. Edison, The Vikings, The Witchcraft of Salem Village, and The Wright Brothers: Pioneers of American Aviation.