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In this thought-provoking look at George Washington as soldier and statesman, Richard Brookhiser traces the astonishing achievements of Washington's career and illuminates how his character and his values shaped the beginnings of American politics.

Review:

"In this incisive biographical study, National Review senior editor Brookhiser assembles revealing personal details to help reconcile the public persona with the private man." Publishers Weekly

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"This readable, revisionist biography offers a new slant on Washington." Library Journal

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Brookhiser is a senior editor. He writes for numerous magazines and newspapers.

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ISBN:
9780684831428
Author:
Brookhiser, Richard
Publisher:
Free Press
Author:
Leggatt, Jeremy
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Generals
Subject:
Presidents & Heads of State
Subject:
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
United States Biography.
Subject:
Washington, George
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Publication Date:
19970231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.44 x 5.5 in 7.56 oz

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"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "In this incisive biographical study, National Review senior editor Brookhiser assembles revealing personal details to help reconcile the public persona with the private man." Publishers Weekly
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