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Author: Selene Castrovilla; Jeff Crosby; Shelley Ann Jackson
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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Tells the story of the Culper Spy Ring during the Revolutionary War using firsthand accounts.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: George Washington; George Washington; George Washington; George Washington
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Selene Castrovilla; Jeff Crosby; Shelley Ann Jackson
ISBN: 9781590785737 1590785738
OCLC Number: 298470840
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Selene Castrovilla ; illustrated by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson.

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Tells the story of the Culper Spy Ring during the Revolutionary War using firsthand accounts.

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"An overlooked aspect of American history that readers will find interesting." --"Library Media Connection" "Well-written. . . . The paintings are a pleasing addition, helping to bring some Read more...

 
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This book would fit well into the 5th or 8th American History curriculum.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-03) Very Good Permalink

This book describes the importance of the Culper Spy Ring in helping George Washington defeat the British by using deception.  The Cupler Spy Ring was made by of several men, some who were not identified until the 20th century.  The watercolors and storyline give students an accurate portrait...
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