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A book of Americans,

Author: Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Charles Child
Publisher: New York, Rinehart & Co., 1933.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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: History
Juvenile works
Poetry
Biography Juvenile poetry
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosemary Benét; Stephen Vincent Benét; Charles Child
OCLC Number: 19805020
Description: 6 preliminary leaves, 3-114, [1] pages 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 --
Southern 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 --
John Quincey Adams --
Andrew Jackson --
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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