Murakami Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | August 18, 2014

Ian Leslie: IMG Empathic Curiosity



Today, we wonder anxiously if digital media is changing our brains. But if there's any time in history when our mental operations changed... Continue »
  1. $18.89 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$2.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Beaverton Children's Nonfiction- Biography

Dont Know Much About George Washington

by

Dont Know Much About George Washington Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

•Where did George go to college? (see page 20)

•Why didn't he sign the Declaration of Independence? (see page 60)

•Did everyone vote for him to be president of the United States? (see page 92)

Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis lays aside popular myth to unveil the true character of an avid farmer — and our nation's first president. He weaves a smooth, flowing narrative into the trademark question-and-answer format of his popular Don't Know Much About® series, peppering this outstanding biography with informational sidebars and compelling quotes. Washington's life illuminates a glorious era in American history. Maps, reproductions from the period, and clever black-and-white illustrations by Rob Shepperson help re-create the flavor of these exciting times.

Synopsis:

•Where did George go to college? (see page 20)

•Why didn't he sign the Declaration of Independence? (see page 60)

•Did everyone vote for him to be president of the United States? (see page 92)

Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis lays aside popular myth to unveil the true character of an avid farmer — and our nation's first president. He weaves a smooth, flowing narrative into the trademark question-and-answer format of his popular Don't Know Much About®series, peppering this outstanding biography with informational sidebars and compelling quotes. Washington's life illuminates a glorious era in American history. Maps, reproductions from the period, and clever black-and-white illustrations by Rob Shepperson help re-create the flavor of these exciting times.

About the Author

Kenneth C. Davis speaks regularly on national television and radio. He lives in New York City with his wife and two children. He is a contributing editor to USA Weekend, in which his DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT? quizzes are read by millions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064421249
Author:
Davis, Kenneth C.
Publisher:
HarperTrophy
Author:
Shepperson, Rob
Author:
Davis, Kenneth C.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
History - United States/Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - U.S. Presidents & First Ladies
Subject:
Historical
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Don't Know Much About...(Paperback)
Publication Date:
20021224
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.64x5.02x.31 in. .20 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

Other books you might like

  1. Abe Lincoln's Hat (Step Into... Used Trade Paper $2.95
  2. The Boggart Used Trade Paper $1.95
  3. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Holiday... New Trade Paper $7.99
  4. Abe Lincoln: The Boy Who Loved Books New Trade Paper $7.99
  5. George Washington's Mother (All... Used Trade Paper $3.00
  6. Landmark Books #0010: Ben Franklin... Used Trade Paper $3.50

Related Subjects

Children's » History » Colonial
Children's » History » United States » General
Children's » Nonfiction » Biographies
Children's » Nonfiction » US History

Dont Know Much About George Washington Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$2.95 In Stock
Product details 128 pages HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS - English 9780064421249 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
•Where did George go to college? (see page 20)

•Why didn't he sign the Declaration of Independence? (see page 60)

•Did everyone vote for him to be president of the United States? (see page 92)

Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis lays aside popular myth to unveil the true character of an avid farmer — and our nation's first president. He weaves a smooth, flowing narrative into the trademark question-and-answer format of his popular Don't Know Much About®series, peppering this outstanding biography with informational sidebars and compelling quotes. Washington's life illuminates a glorious era in American history. Maps, reproductions from the period, and clever black-and-white illustrations by Rob Shepperson help re-create the flavor of these exciting times.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.