Humpty learns about important people too, especially important
facts surrounding our Presidents, George Washington and Abraham
Lincoln and the amazing story of how Washington was seemingly
immune to bullets during the French and Indian Wars. Children
will find out about Abraham Lincoln's attitudes toward slavery
and the Emancipation Proclamation.
Learn about Davy Crockett, the facts about what derailed his
political career before he went off to fight at the Battle of
the Alamo, and the life of a cowboy in the early west.
Inside, the book is filled with colorful classic artwork from
the early days of American history, plus a few cartoon fun
filled laughs with Humpty Dumpty and his friend Lucky the Cat.
Parents will enjoy reading this book to their children, and may
even learn a few new things themselves about history, or
perhaps, remember a few things they were taught in school.
Also, within the book are found the basic principles of American
ideology from our Founding Fathers, such as the idea that all
men are created equal, endowed by their Creator with certain
unalienable rights, and have the right to pursue life, liberty,
and happiness, as written in the preamble of the Declaration of
This book aims to create an appetite for historical knowledge in
children, in a time when even college students seem to know so
little about American history. Consider this book a teaching
aide in helping the next generation know where they came from in
order that they might better know where they are headed.