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Sterling Biographies: George Washington: An American Life (Sterling Biographies)

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“First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen”—and first in the minds of schoolchildren, who learn about George Washington as soon as they begin studying American history. From Washingtons Virginia childhood, through his days as a soldier and general, to his inauguration as the first President of the brand-new United States, and into retirement, this biography captures the full breadth and achievements of his life. It covers both the personal and the private, reveals his views on everything from governmental power to the abolition of slavery, and separates fascinating truth from well-worn legend—including that infamous, but false, tale about chopping down the cherry tree.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402735462
Author:
Calkhoven, Laurie
Publisher:
Sterling
Subject:
Political
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Political
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - U.S. Presidents & First Ladies
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Political
Subject:
Presidents -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
GIFT-LITTLE GIFT BKS - GIFT-LIT GIFT BK
Subject:
BG-MINDandBODY - BG-PSYCHGY/SELF HELP
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Sterling Biographies®
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.5 x 0.38 in
Age Level:
from 10

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