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The crossing : how George Washington saved the American Revolution / Jim Murphy.

Murphy, Jim, 1947- (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 973.3 MUR (Text) 39206020446645 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780439691864 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0439691869 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, [2010]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-92) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The commander -- The invasion -- The attack -- The escape -- The retreat -- The crossing -- The old fox -- The painting.
Summary, etc.:
Jim Murphy shows George Washington's transformation from a gentleman farmer with little military experience to a brilliant general, as he delivers the country from the blackest of times - into the brightest of futures. --from publisher description
Target Audience Note:
NC1080L Lexile
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Military leadership > Juvenile literature.
Howe, William Howe, Viscount, 1729-1814 > Juvenile literature.
United States. Continental Army > History > Juvenile literature.
Trenton, Battle of, Trenton, N.J., 1776 > Juvenile literature.
Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Juvenile literature.

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