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The Resource Who was George Washington?, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by True Kelley

Who was George Washington?, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by True Kelley

Label
Who was George Washington?
Title
Who was George Washington?
Statement of responsibility
by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by True Kelley
Title variation
George Washington
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian War and the American Revolution"--Amazon.com
Member of
Summary
Highlights the life and achievements of the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army and first president of the United States
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299220
Cataloging source
DLC
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Edwards, Roberta
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • RL2.8
  • 008-012
LC call number
E312.66
LC item number
.E34 2009
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720
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kelley, True
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Who was-- ?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Who was George Washington?, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by True Kelley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104)
Contents
Who was George Washington? -- A boy from Virginia -- Mount Vernon -- A young soldier -- Country life -- Breaking away -- The commanding general -- Hard times -- Victory -- A brand-new country
Control code
2008022377
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9780448448923
Lccn
2008022377
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Who was George Washington?, by Roberta Edwards ; illustrated by True Kelley
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104)
Contents
Who was George Washington? -- A boy from Virginia -- Mount Vernon -- A young soldier -- Country life -- Breaking away -- The commanding general -- Hard times -- Victory -- A brand-new country
Control code
2008022377
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9780448448923
Lccn
2008022377
Other physical details
ill., maps

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