We found 25 results
indigoBooksrussell freedman


Showing 1 - 12 of 25 Results

In stock online

Available in stores

From Newbery medalist and nonfiction master Russell Freedman, the suspenseful, poignant true story of students in Nazi Germany who dared to resist Hitler?s regime. In his signature eloquent prose, backed up by thorough research, Russell Freedman tells the story…

Paperback

$12.98 online

$12.99

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

A biography of the modest Frenchman who, after being blinded at the age of three, went on to develop a system of raised dots on paper that enabled blind people to read and write.

Hardcover

$38.62 online

$41.95

save 7%

In stock online

Not available in stores

The first powered, sustained, and controlled airplane flight, and the men behind it. A Newbery honor Book.

Available for download

Not available in stores

From the author of Lincoln: A Photobiography, comes a clear-sighted, carefully researched account of two surprisingly parallel lives and how they intersected at a critical moment in U.S. history. Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass were both self-taught, both…

Picture Books

$34.65 online

$38.95

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

When the Marquis de Lafayette ran off to join the American Revolution against the explicit orders of the king of France, he was a strong-willed nineteen-year-old who had never set foot on a battlefield. Although the U.S. Congress granted him an honorary…

Paperback

$13.11 online

$16.99

save 22%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Abraham Lincoln stood out in a crowd as much for his wit and rollicking humor as for his height. This Newbery Medal-winning biography of our Civil War president is warm, appealing, and illustrated with dozens of carefully chosen photographs and prints.Russell…

Angel Island: Gateway To Gold Mountain

by Russell Freedman

|This title releases October 4, 2016

Paperback

$14.97 online

$15.99

save 6%

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Angel Island, off the coast of California, was the port of entry for Asian immigrants to the United States between 1892 and 1940. Following the passage of legislation requiring the screening of immigrants, the other Ellis Island" processed around one million…

Paperback

$16.94 online

$16.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt traces the life of the former First Lady from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the White House to her active role in the founding of the United Nations after World War II. A Newberry Honor Book.

Vietnam: A History of the War

by Russell Freedman

|This title releases August 30, 2016

Hardcover

$31.00

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Was the Vietnam War a tragic mistake? Or was it, as President Ronald Reagan would claim, "a noble cause"? In an enthralling book, Newbery Medalist Russell Freedman provides a succinct account of perhaps the most puzzling and contentious of America's wars.…

Hardcover

$37.33 online

$41.95

save 11%

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

The heroic story of the Oglala Warrior who triumphed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. An ALA Notable Book and a Best Book for Young Adults. Illus. by Amos Bad Heart Bull.

In stock online

Not available in stores

For the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march for voting right from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, Newberry Medalist Russell Freedman has written a riveting account of this pivotal event in the history of civil rights. Illustrated with more than forty photographs,…

Hardcover

$38.22 online

$42.95

save 11%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Biographies of six Western Indian chiefs who led their people in a historic moment of crisis, when a decision had to be made about fighting or cooperating with the white pioneers encroaching on their grounds.