Henry and the Cannons: An Extraordinary True Story of the American Revolution

Henry and the Cannons: An Extraordinary True Story of the American Revolution

by Don Brown

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Henry and the Cannons: An Extraordinary True Story of the American Revolution by Don Brown

Before Washington crossed the Delaware, Henry Knox crossed Massachusetts in winter—with 59 cannons in tow.

In 1775 in the dead of winter, a bookseller named Henry Knox dragged 59 cannons from Fort Ticonderoga to Boston—225 miles of lakes, forest, mountains, and few roads. It was a feat of remarkable ingenuity and determination and one of the most remarkable stories of the revolutionary war. In Henry and the Cannons the perils and adventure of his journey come to life through Don Brown's vivid and evocative artwork.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781596432666
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Publication date: 01/22/2013
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 661,715
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: AD820L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 9 Years

About the Author

Don Brown is the author and illustrator of many highly praised picture book biographies and histories for children. He lives on Long Island, New York.

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