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General Brock and Niagara Falls

Author: Samuel Hopkins Adams; Edward Shenton
Publisher: New York, Random House, ©1957.
Series: World landmark books, W-28.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An "account of the War of 1812 as seen through the eyes of British General Isaac Brock, who died leading his troops against American invasion at the rim of Niagara Falls...His alliance with the great Tecumseh and his capture of the American forts at Detroit and Mackinac Island are among the episodes narrated."
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Isaac Brock; Isaac Brock; Isaac Sir Brock
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Hopkins Adams; Edward Shenton
OCLC Number: 1071906
Description: 178 pages illustrations.
Series Title: World landmark books, W-28.
Responsibility: illustrated by Edward Shenton.

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An "account of the War of 1812 as seen through the eyes of British General Isaac Brock, who died leading his troops against American invasion at the rim of Niagara Falls...His alliance with the great Tecumseh and his capture of the American forts at Detroit and Mackinac Island are among the episodes narrated."

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