America's Paul Revere

America's Paul Revere

by Lynd Ward, Esther Hoskins Forbes
     
 

A vivid history of one of America's best-loved patriots.

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A vivid history of one of America's best-loved patriots.

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"Told many times, but never more delightfully, the story with its sumptuous illustrations appears in an unusually attractive format . . . Esther Forbes and Lynd Ward have united to make a distinguished book." Horn Book

"Told many times, but never more delightfully, the story with its sumptuous illustrations appears in an unusually attractive format . . . Esther Forbes and Lynd Ward have united to make a distinguished book." Horn Book Guide

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395249079
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/28/1990
Series:
American Cavalcade Series
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
855,132
Product dimensions:
8.69(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.24(d)
Lexile:
1000L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 12 Years

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From the Publisher
"Told many times, but never more delightfully, the story with its sumptuous illustrations appears in an unusually attractive format . . . Esther Forbes and Lynd Ward have united to make a distinguished book." Horn Book

"Told many times, but never more delightfully, the story with its sumptuous illustrations appears in an unusually attractive format . . . Esther Forbes and Lynd Ward have united to make a distinguished book." Horn Book Guide

Meet the Author


LYND WARD (1905-1985) illustrated more than two hundred books for children and adults throughout his prolific career. Winner of the Caldecott Medal for his watercolors in The Biggest Bear, Mr. Ward was also famous for his wood engravings, which are featured in museum collections throughout the United States and abroad.

Esther Forbes (1891-1967) garnered a Newbery Medal and an enduring place in children's literature with the publication of Johnny Tremain. Her adult novel, Paul Revere and the World He lived In, won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1942.

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