Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American Revolution
In the bitter winter of 1775-76, Colonel Henry Knox and his younger brother Will, both of the Continental Army, become frustrated with the British blockade of Boston and decide to attempt to move 183 cannons from Fort Ticonderoga, over 300 miles of mountainous wilderness, to defend the besieged city.
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Review: Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American RevolutionUser Review - Goodreads
This was a great quick read, full of historical info on a 4th grade level. Easy, informative story to excite reader about struggles/victories of revolutionary war. Read full review
Review: Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American RevolutionUser Review - Chris Burd - Goodreads
This would be a great book for elementary (maybe 3rd grade and up?) school students interested in history. Engaging and fictionalized, but based on real events and real people - sticking closely to historical fact. Read full review