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Washington at Valley Forge, Russell Freedman

Label
Washington at Valley Forge
Title
Washington at Valley Forge
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Washington's army nearly perished during the winter of 1777-78. Camped at Valley Forge, the revolutionaries endured severe hardship. The army's supply system had collapsed and they were without supplies. But when the harsh winter ended, the soldiers had survived, and marched away from Valley Forge more determined than ever
Summary
Washington's army nearly perished during the winter of 1777-78. Camped at Valley Forge, the revolutionaries endured severe hardship. The army's supply system had collapsed and they were without supplies. But when the harsh winter ended, the soldiers had survived, and marched away from Valley Forge more determined than ever
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
290197
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3/341
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E234
LC item number
.F74 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1210
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Washington at Valley Forge, Russell Freedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-93) and index
Contents
Maps: Valley Forge during the encampment -- Battles of the Mid-Atlantic States -- Against all odds -- Bloody footprints in the snow -- What is to become of the army? -- "We were determined to persevere" -- "A cavalcade of wild beasts" -- "Congress does not trust me" -- Secret agent -- Great day for General Washington -- Taking back Philadelphia -- "Band of brothers"
Control code
5024704
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 100 p.
Isbn
9780823420698
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007052467
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn187417691
  • (OCoLC)187417691
Label
Washington at Valley Forge, Russell Freedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-93) and index
Contents
Maps: Valley Forge during the encampment -- Battles of the Mid-Atlantic States -- Against all odds -- Bloody footprints in the snow -- What is to become of the army? -- "We were determined to persevere" -- "A cavalcade of wild beasts" -- "Congress does not trust me" -- Secret agent -- Great day for General Washington -- Taking back Philadelphia -- "Band of brothers"
Control code
5024704
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 100 p.
Isbn
9780823420698
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007052467
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn187417691
  • (OCoLC)187417691

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