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ISBN13: 9780670699490
ISBN10: 0670699497
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Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.

About the Author

Robert Lawson (1892-1957) received his art training at the New York School of Fine and Applied Arts. His favorite medium, pen and ink, is used expressively and with detail in his black and white illustrations in���The Story of Ferdinand (by Munro Leaf). In addition to illustrating many children's books, including���Mr. Popper's Penguins, Robert Lawson also wrote and illustrated a number of his own books for children. In 1940, he was awarded the Caldecott Medal for his picture book illustrations in���They Were Strong and Good���and in 1944, he was awarded the Newbery Medal for his middle grade novel���Rabbit Hill.

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lesuelady, December 23, 2007 (view all comments by lesuelady)
This is an excellent children's book. It is great for school teachers or homes alike. My mother read it to me when I was a child, and I read it to my children. Then we share stories about our own family.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780670699490
Author:
Lawson, Robert
Publisher:
Viking Children's Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Lawson family
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical - Other
Subject:
United States History.
Subject:
Family -- United States.
Subject:
Childrens classics
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
538
Publication Date:
19400131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
10.33x8.50x.49 in. 1.05 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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