Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

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by Esther Hoskins Forbes
     
 

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This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942 to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes—"not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long

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This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942 to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes—"not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet turn."

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"Goes straight to the heart of life in old Boston without sacrificing an iota of universal quality." The New York Times

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ISBN-13:
9780618001941
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/1999
Edition description:
None
Pages:
530
Sales rank:
1,424,123
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.18(d)

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