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The George Washington you never knew

by James Lincoln Collier

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Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Washington, George, 1732-1799.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Presidents.

    • About the Edition

      Explores the childhood, character, and influential events that helped shape the life of the first president.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 77) and index.

      Statementby James Lincoln Collier ; [illustrations by Greg Copeland].
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      ContributionsCopeland, Greg, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE312.66 .C65 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3673061M
      ISBN 100516243438
      LC Control Number2003005248
      OCLC/WorldCa52070358

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