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George Washington, father of freedom.

Stewart Graff

George Washington, father of freedom.

by Stewart Graff

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Robert Doremus.
      SeriesA Discovery book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE312.66 .G7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p.
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5909016M
      LC Control Number64010212

      George WashingtonBorn Febru Pope's Creek Plantation, VirginiaDied Decem Mount Vernon, Virginia First president of the United States,military leader, farmer, surveyor Source for information on Washington, George: American Revolution Reference Library dictionary.   While all the founding fathers had differing views and opinions (as all people) they all agreed on the ability to disagree and the freedom of speech and to worship how, where or what we may.

      I remember the time I brought Américo Paredes’s novel George Washington Gómez into my AP English classroom; my teacher looked at the cover, frowned and asked: “Okay So is this an American or Mexican book?” It was my senior year, and my fifty-year-old-something Anglo teacher, who saw herself as liberal and identified as a feminist, had asked the class to choose a book of.   The book justly identifies George Washington as the central Founding Father and goes on to explain how his character was essential to holding the revolution together and the enduring example he set as our first President. The subtitle of the book is "rediscovering Washington".Cited by:

        In George Washington: Dealmaker-In-Chief: The Story of How the Father of Our Country Unleashed the Entrepreneurial Spirit in America, international lawyer, financier, and chairman emeritus of American University, Cyrus A. Ansary, presents an entirely new approach to the life of our first President focused on Washington’s business career and. “Washington Black” Reveals the Bonds of Both Cruelty and Compassion The tormented friendship at the heart of Esi Edugyan’s third novel complicates the story of a slave’s path to freedom.


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But Washington was there, steadying the symbols, lending strength to them instead of drawing from them.'” by Scott L. Vanatter. When schoolchildren discover why George Washington is the indispensable Founding Father, American becomes stronger.

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