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George Washington wasn't the first president : exposing myths about US presidents / by Kate Mikoley.

Mikoley, Kate, (author.).
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  • 6 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Exposed! More myths about American history.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j973.41 MIK (Text) 37521530983289 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 973.4 MIK (Text) 38209000935661 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Clayton-Liberty Township Public Library - Main J 973.4 MIK (Text) 38324000408294 Juvenile Non-Fiction In process -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 973.4 Mik (Text) 32604030017098 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J973.4 MIKOLEY (Text) 39230032012187 Children New Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID PEOPLE PRESIDENTS (Text) 37516002053670 KidNF People Available -
West Lebanon-Pike Twp PL - West Lebanon J 973.4 MIK (Text) 74861000023056 Juvenile In process -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 973.41 MIKOLEY (Text) 33946003683831 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538237502
  • ISBN: 1538237504
  • ISBN: 9781538237526
  • ISBN: 1538237520
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Finding the truth -- What's up with Washington? -- A toxic tale -- The envelope address -- Lincoln and Kennedy -- Save the bear! -- Stuck in the tub? -- A presidential curse? -- Becoming the president -- Spotting myths.
Summary, etc.:
"American history is full of fascinating facts, but perhaps the most interesting one is that some information people think of as truths aren't really true at all! This high-interest volume reveals the reality behind some false stories about U.S. presidents that have been passed on over time. The dynamic layout pairs engaging, age-appropriate text with colorful photographs to help tell the captivating stories behind the myths. Fun fact boxes further illuminate these entertaining tales. Get your readers talking about history."--Publisher.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > History > Errors, inventions, etc. > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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