Synopses & Reviews
Memorable scenes from the life of the first American president, among them a battle with British forces against the French in 1754, appointment as commander-in-chief of the Continental Army (1775), and victory at Yorktown (1781). Entertaining, practical reference for young students of American history. Captions. 42 black-and-white illustrations.
Over 40 dramatic scenes from Washington's life: his birthplace, as a young surveyor, his marriage to Martha Custis, appointment as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, victory at Yorktown, and inauguration as the first U.S. President, etc.