She weighs in at 1,576 tons, carries 44 guns, and is made from the wood of more than 1,000 trees. She’s the largest, fastest fighting ship of her class—the Constitution. Follow young John Aylwin as he watches and helps in the construction of one of the most remarkable sailing ships ever built, a ship whose strength under fire earned her the nickname “Old Ironsides.”
|Publisher:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt|
|Product dimensions:||11.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.12(d)|
|Age Range:||10 - 12 Years|
About the Author
David Weitzman is the author and illustrator of OLD IRONSIDES, POURING IRON, SUPERPOWER, and THE PHARAOH'S BOAT. He lives in the mountains of northern California.