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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Review: Who Was George Washington? (Who Was/Is...?)

User Review  - Katrina - Goodreads

This book is a biography of the life of George Washington that is appropriate for children of all ages. It is the story of the life of George Washington, from his childhood, to his time in office. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sydney Olson - Goodreads

I want this whole series! It's such a fun way for kids to learn about famous people! 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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About the author (2009)

Roberta Edwards lives in New York, New York. Ken Call lives in Northbrook, Illinois.

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