Meet George Washington by Joan HeilbronerMeet George Washington by Joan Heilbroner

Meet George Washington

byJoan Heilbroner

Paperback | January 2, 2001

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George Washington grew up in the English colony of Virginia. He was tall and strong, fair in judgment, and respected by his friends as a
good leader. As he grew older, George saw how England took advantage of the American colonies—and he didn't like it. When the colonies declared their independence, George was chosen to lead their army as its general. And when the colonies won their freedom, George was elected to lead the new nation as its first president.
Joan Heilbroner is best known for her first book, Robert the Rose Horse, which was published in 1961. Acquired by Dr. Seuss when he was editor of Beginner Books, it has been in print for more than 50 years. Her inspiration to write A Pet Named Sneaker came from her grandchildren, Quentin and Katrina, and their talented pet snake, Plato...
Title:Meet George WashingtonFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 7.56 × 5.19 × 0.2 inPublished:January 2, 2001Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375803971

ISBN - 13:9780375803970

Appropriate for ages: 10 - 13


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