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William Penn, founder and friend.

Author: Virginia Haviland; Peter Burchard
Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press [1952]
Series: Makers of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Penn's father, an admiral in the British Navy, hoped his son would have a diplomatic career. But Penn had other ideas and when he joined the Quakers his father disinherited him. Penn's dream of a Quaker colony in America finally came true in his founding of Pennsylvania.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Haviland, Virginia, 1911-
William Penn, founder and friend.
Nashville, Abingdon Press [1952]
(OCoLC)609195412
Named Person: William Penn; William Penn; William Penn
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Haviland; Peter Burchard
OCLC Number: 675086
Description: 127 pages illustrations 22 cm.
Series Title: Makers of America.
Responsibility: illustrated by Peter Burchard.

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Penn's father, an admiral in the British Navy, hoped his son would have a diplomatic career. But Penn had other ideas and when he joined the Quakers his father disinherited him. Penn's dream of a Quaker colony in America finally came true in his founding of Pennsylvania.

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