Who Was George Washington?

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Penguin, Jan 8, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
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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. With over 100 black-and-white illustrations, Washington's fascinating story comes to life - revealing the real man, not just the face on the dollar bill!
 

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Who was George Washington? By Roberta Edwards Summary- This is one book out of the “who was” series. This book is about the first president George Washington. I give you facts about George Washington ... Read full review

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Summary of Book: This book is about the first President of the United States, George Washington. The book makes it easy for young readers to become familiar with George Washington and for young ... Read full review

Contents

A Boy from Virginia
Mount Vernon
A Young Soldier
Country Life
Breaking Away
The Commanding General
Hard Times
Victory
A BrandNew Country
TIMELINE OF GEORGE WASHINGTONS LIFE TIMELINE OF THE WORLD BIBLIOGRAPHY
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Roberta Edwards lives in New York, New York. Ken Call lives in Northbrook, Illinois.