George Washington

George Washington

by Rick Burke, Elizabeth Raum, Heidi Moore
     
 

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What would it have been like to be friends with George Washington, the first president of the United States? What was he like as a person? Discover how Washington once saved a man's life and how he could have become the "king of America". Read about George Washington's family, childhood, school years, and working years. You'll find out why

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What would it have been like to be friends with George Washington, the first president of the United States? What was he like as a person? Discover how Washington once saved a man's life and how he could have become the "king of America". Read about George Washington's family, childhood, school years, and working years. You'll find out why George Washington will always be remembered.

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School Library Journal
Gr 1-4-Easy-to-read biographies of "American people who did great things for the United States." Each title discusses the family, childhood, school years, and achievements of its subject. Information is presented in two-page chapters in large type. Well-captioned, full-color photos, reproductions, maps, and illustrations appear on every page and add to the appealing layout. Bright green boxes highlight interesting facts. Each title also includes a list of places of interest to visit. These highly accessible books present adequate information on popular individuals. Worthy additions to presidential biography collections.-Shauna Yusko, King County Library System, Bellevue, WA Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403404145
Publisher:
Heinemann Library
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Series:
American Lives Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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