Servant to Abigail Adams (I Am American Series): The Early American Adventures of Hannah Cooper

Servant to Abigail Adams (I Am American Series): The Early American Adventures of Hannah Cooper

by Kate Connell, Nancy Feresten
     
 

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The year is 1800, and 13-year-old Hannah Cooper is working as a servant for Abigail Adams, the wife of our second President, John Adams. President Adams is running for re-election against his archrival Thomas Jefferson; the plaster is still wet on the walls of the brand-new White House; and Hannah worries about her ailing father and corresponds with her printer

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The year is 1800, and 13-year-old Hannah Cooper is working as a servant for Abigail Adams, the wife of our second President, John Adams. President Adams is running for re-election against his archrival Thomas Jefferson; the plaster is still wet on the walls of the brand-new White House; and Hannah worries about her ailing father and corresponds with her printer brother, Daniel. In this deft combination of rich factual background and fictional story, Kate Connell brings to life the debates and challenges that faced our nation in the early years of the republic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792258285
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
08/05/2003
Series:
I Am American Series
Pages:
40
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.12(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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