George Washington: Frontier Colonel (Sterling Point Books Series)

George Washington: Frontier Colonel (Sterling Point Books Series)

by Sterling North


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Sterling North, author of the award-winning children’s classic Rascal, tells the tale of the Father of Our Country and how he became one of the greatest leaders of all time. Focusing particularly on Washington’s youth, North fully captures the spirit of the man as he examines his childhood in colonial Virginia, his early experiences as a member of the militia, and his many other adventures leading up to the Revolutionary War. The fully rounded person who emerges from this captivating portrait is uncomfortable with words, shy with women, totally at home in the outdoors, and deeply in love with the country he helped found.

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ISBN-13: 9781402736117
Publisher: Sterling
Publication date: 08/28/2006
Series: Sterling Point Books Series
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 1,186,117
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile: 1200L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

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George Washington: Frontier Colonel 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Title: George Washington - Frontier Colonel Author: Sterling North Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group Date of Publishing: October 15, 2016 This book was reviewed for NetGalley and Quarto Publishing Group in exchange for my honest review. Did you know that as well as being the first President of the United States, George Washington was a brilliant strategist and led the armies in our revolt against England? This book tells the story of George Washing, the young boy who grew up in Virginia, His work as a surveyor and how he became active in the militia and with the help of others fought and won our county's independence from an overbearing king. I gave "George Washington - Frontier Colonel" a 5 out of a total of 5 stars.