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A book of Americans,

Author: Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Charles Child; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress); Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York, Farrar and Rinehart, Inc., 1933.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fifty-six poems sketch the lives of famous men and women from Christopher Columbus to Woodrow Wilson.
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Genre/Form: Biography Juvenile poetry
Juvenile poetry
Biography Poetry
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Benét, Rosemary, 1900-
Book of Americans.
New York, Farrar and Rinehart, inc., 1933
(OCoLC)564527476
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Charles Child; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress); Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 223927
Notes: Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers in colors.
Description: 6 preliminary leaves, 3-114, [1] pages including color frontispiece, illustrations (some color) 23 cm
Contents: Christopher Columbus --
Indian --
Hernando De Soto --
Peregrine white and Virginia Dare --
Pocahontas --
Miles Standish --
Pilgrims and puritans --
Peter Stuyvesant --
Souther ships and settlers --
Cotton Mather --
Captain Kidd --
French pioneers --
Oliver De Lancey --
George Washington --
John Paul Jones --
Abigail Adams --
John Adams --
Benjamin Franklin --
Benedict Arnold --
Thomas Jefferson --
Alexander Hamilton --
Aaron Burr --
Johnny Appleseed --
Lewis and Clark --
Dolly Madison --
James Monroe --
Zachary Taylor --
John James Audubon --
Nancy Hanks --
Daniel Boone --
Crawford Long and William Morton --
Sam Houston --
Western wagons --
Clipper ships and captains --
James Buchanan --
Crazy horse --
Stonewall Jackson --
Abraham Lincoln --
Negro Spirituals --
Ulysses S. Grant --
Robert E. Lee --
David Farragut --
Clara Barton --
Daniel Drew --
Jesse James --
Grover Cleveland --
P.T. Barnum --
Walter Reed --
Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright --
/robert E. peary ---
Theodore Roosevelt --
Woodrow Wilson --
U.S.A.
Responsibility: by Rosemary and Stephen Vincent Benét; illustrated by Charles Child.

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Fifty-six poems sketch the lives of famous men and women from Christopher Columbus to Woodrow Wilson.

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