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King George : what was his problem? : everything your schoolbooks didn't tell you about the American Revolution / by Steve Sheinkin ; illustrated by Tim Robinson.

Sheinkin, Steve. (Author). Robinson, Tim, 1963- (ill.). Sheinkin, Steve. American Revolution. (Added Author).

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  • 1 copy at Burlington Public Library.

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Burlington Public Library Non-fiction J 973.3 SHEINKIN 2008 39851001096115 Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781596433199 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 195 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Roaring Brook Press ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
First published: The American Revolution / written and illustrated by Steve Sheinkin. Stamford, CT : Summer Street Press, c2005, in series: Storyteller's history.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How to start a revolution -- A sleepless night before revolution -- Who fired the shot heard 'round the world? -- George Washington, meet your army -- Declare independence already! -- Losing and retreating in '76 -- Showdown at Saratoga -- Will we ever win this war? -- The great race to Yorktown -- What ever happened to ...?
Summary, etc.:
What do the most famous traitor in history, hundreds of naked soldiers, and a salmon lunch have in common? They're all part of the amazing story of the American Revolution.
Target Audience Note:
5-7.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Anecdotes > Juvenile literature.

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