Farmer George Plants A Nation

Farmer George Plants A Nation

Book - 2008 | First edition
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Besides being a general and the first president of the United States, George Washington was also a farmer. His efforts to create a self-sufficient farm at Mount Vernon, Virginia, mirrored his struggle to form a new nation. Excerpts from Washington's writings are featured throughout the book, which also includes a timeline, resource section, as well as essays on Washington at Mount Vernon and his thoughts on slavery.--From publisher description
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, [2008]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2008
ISBN: 9781590784600
Branch Call Number: PIC BIO Washington, G 2008
Characteristics: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Audience: Accelerated Reader AR LG 6.2 0.5 121149
Additional Contributors: Johnson, Layne


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May 15, 2018

Beautifully illustrated book with fascinating other side of George Washington. All the children (ages 13-7) and I enjoyed!


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