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Published by Picture Window Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Revere, Paul, -- 1735-1818 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Statesmen -- Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Massachusetts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Lori Mortensen ; illustrated by Craig Orback.
GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
SeriesOur American story
ContributionsOrback, Craig.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF69.R43 M67 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23165459M
ISBN 109781404855373
LC Control Number2009006893
OCLC/WorldCa310097152

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