History Facts about America:
7 Miracles that Saved America
By Chris and Ted Stewart
Beautifully illustrated by Ben Sowards
The Lord holds Zion in His own hands. ~Doctrine and Covenants 63:25
“This nation under God shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth.” ~Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg Address
- What if the Founding Fathers had never written the Constitution?
- What if the Jamestown colony had failed?
- What if Columbus had sailed back to Europe before arriving in the New World?
- How would the fledgling American army have survived the massive British forces without the miraculous fog to protect Washington’s retreat?
- What would have happened in the 20th century if Lincoln had failed to save America as a united country?
- What would have happened to the Free World if America’s tiny fleet of aircraft hadn’t destroyed Japan’s enormous naval carriers in the Battle of Midway?
- Would America have been victorious in the Cold War and liberated the oppressed nations if the bullet of Reagan’s would-be assassin had not been off by a mere quarter of an inch?
Have you ever thought of these important moments as miracles?
Based on the bestselling nonfiction book, Severn miracles That Saved America by Chris and Ted Stewart, this children’s adaptation brings to life seven episodes from US history that chanted the course of the nation and continue to testify that America is indeed a blessed land. With vivid and captivating paints by artist Ben Sowards, this book teaches children the importance of remembering these events and how they can give us hope for the future.