Samuel Adams and the Boston Tea Party
Graphic Heroes of the American Revolution
Samuel Adams is one of the most well known figures in the American fight for independence. His impassioned speeches helped motivate colonists to take action against British taxes, which led to the famous act of rebellion known as the Boston Tea Party. Told in the form of a graphic novel, this book will engage even the most reluctant of readers and provoke their interest in learning history. Detailed drawings and accessible text bring readers into the world of one of the most important events on the road to the American Revolution.
* Reviews *Book Review: Samuel Adams and the Boston Tea PartyThe artist did a good job portraying the likeness of Samuel Adams in comic...considering the fact that there is only one full painting of him in existence. Overall, the Samuel Adams and the Boston Tea Party was very enjoyable...The history and depiction of characters and location is also very accurate. It is worth reading, especially as a vehicle for interesting children in the topic...What Would the Founder's Think?Book Review: Samuel Adams and the Boston Tea Party. . .Easily comprehensible and sporadically exciting, this title bodes well for the rest of the Graphic Heroes of the American Revolution series.Booklist