Paul Revere and the world he lived in

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Houghton Mifflin, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 510 pages
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Paul Revere, an amazingly versatile patriot and artisan, was one of the little men living in extraordinary times. Here is an intimate view of the American Revolution presented from the point of view of one man--a man who in many ways embodied the spirit of his age.

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User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

I have no idea why I chose this, but I'm so glad I did! It covers Revere's entire 80-yr life, before and after his famous ride. Makes him a man and well-researched instead of just fictional speculation. Read full review

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User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

Although long, this was such a good read. I learned a ton about American history, Paul Revere and the American Revolution. She also does a great job making it more than history so that you get an idea ... Read full review

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Forbes is a historian and novelist. She received the Pulitzer prize for history.