In the shadow of the Alamo
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Source:Harcourt, San Diego, p.282 (2001)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3562 .A913 I5 2001
Keywords:Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.)--Siege, 1836--Fiction, Mexico--History--1821-1861--Fiction, Mexico--History--1821-1861--Juvenile fiction, Santa Anna, Antonio L, Soldiers--Fiction, War--Fiction
Summary: Conscripted into the Mexican Army, fifteen-year-old Lorenzo Bonifacio makes some unexpected alliances and learns some harsh truths about General Santa Ana as the troops move toward the Battle of the Alamo.
Lexile measure 910; Ages 9-15; Book level 6.2; Historical fiction