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By the sword : a young man meets war

Author: Selene Castrovilla; Bill Farnsworth
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows Benjamin Tallmadge's participation in the U.S. revolutionary war.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Personal narratives
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Personal narratives Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Castrovilla, Selene, 1966-
By the sword.
Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek Books, 2007
(OCoLC)894799750
Named Person: Benjamin Tallmadge; Benjamin Tallmadge; Benjamin Tallmadge
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Selene Castrovilla; Bill Farnsworth
ISBN: 9781590784273 1590784278 9781428739277 1428739270
OCLC Number: 68192261
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Awards: Commended for Moonbeam Children's Book Award (Nonfiction-Picture Book) 2008
Target Audience: Middle School; 770
Description: 40 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Selene Castrovilla ; illustrations by Bill Farnsworth.

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Follows Benjamin Tallmadge's participation in the U.S. revolutionary war.

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"An excellent introduction to the use of primary-source material to create a plausible historical narrative that also adds a human face." --School Library Journal

 
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