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The Founding Fathers vs. King George III : the fight for a new nation / Ellis Roxburgh.

Roxburgh, Ellis, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 973.3 ROXBURGH (Text) 33946003051716 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison JUV 973.311 ROX (Text) 39391006739039 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
 Purchased with a donation in memory of Gertrude Geraets.: [ mkj 2016-04-29 @ JFCPLM ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781482422177 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 1482422174 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781482422184 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1482422182 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: At odds -- Context -- Founding fathers -- King George III -- Ideas and battles -- George's ministers -- Lines are drawn -- Flashpoint -- Intolerable acts -- A Continental Congress -- Lexington and Concord -- Declaration of Independence -- At war -- Battle of Yorktown -- The new country -- A troubled reign -- Aftermath -- Judgment.
Summary, etc.: "Although we rarely consider it today, it was remarkable that the small forces of the American colonies were the victors of the American Revolution. After all, England was the most powerful nation in the world at that time. This entertaining volume, an appealing way to present the important facts surrounding the Revolution, takes readers into the biographies of the Founding Fathers as well as George III and his advisors. The crucial events and decisions that ultimately led to England's loss are presented in an accessible narrative that will appeal to young historians and Revolutionary War buffs alike"--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Causes > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Juvenile literature.

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