Biographies of 52 famous Americans to be read and retold. 13 groups (inventors, Native Americans, etc), 4 in each group. Passages graded in length/difficulty from 100 to 250 words. History timelines, internet leads. Pages removableRyall, Michael is the author of 'Legends: Graded Readings from American History/ 52 People Who Made A Difference/Bio-Sketches for Reading, Telling, Listening, Writing, and Research', published 2006 under ISBN 9780866472241 and ISBN 086647224X.