The American Revolution [NOOK Book]

Overview

In the American colonies of the 1770s, people were fed up with British laws. Local farmers and tradesmen secretly formed a militia. In 1775, when the British marched into Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts, the Americans were ready. From that first battle to the final showdown at Yorktown, the Americans fought against tremendous odds. The British army was bigger and better trained. Food and guns were scarce. But George Washington’s ragged army fought for–and won–the freedom and independence we cherish to this ...
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The American Revolution

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Overview

In the American colonies of the 1770s, people were fed up with British laws. Local farmers and tradesmen secretly formed a militia. In 1775, when the British marched into Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts, the Americans were ready. From that first battle to the final showdown at Yorktown, the Americans fought against tremendous odds. The British army was bigger and better trained. Food and guns were scarce. But George Washington’s ragged army fought for–and won–the freedom and independence we cherish to this day.Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, the tale of our country's fight for independence is brought to life in fast-moving, dramatic detail.

Presents an account of events leading up to an occurring during the American Revolution.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780307778192
  • Publisher: Random House Children's Books
  • Publication date: 2/2/2011
  • Series: Landmark Books
  • Sold by: Random House
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 326,485
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • File size: 5 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2008

    America

    USA,USA,USA!!!!!!!! This book gets me so fired up about the founders of our nation. Also, we defeated the British, and that's what it's all about. We need to fight for our independence in Iraq the same way we did to form our country. I can't say enough to describe the magnitude of this story. Everyone should read this book to get fired up. When you read it I guarentee that you will be willing to take action for the cause. This is a great author writing a great book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 7, 2012

    The best learning book!!!!

    The american r. Is about a war held out against the british government to fight out against the laes.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2011

    The war

    Vary good! 100% goodnes

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  • Posted August 15, 2011

    Cool

    It is cool and great

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