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The many rides of Paul Revere, by James Cross Giblin

Label
The many rides of Paul Revere
Title
The many rides of Paul Revere
Statement of responsibility
by James Cross Giblin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paul Revere is commonly remembered as a Revolutionary War hero for his legendary Midnight Ride before the 1775 battes of Lexington and Concord. But Revere was also a famed silversmith, a practicing dentist, a resourceful entrepreneur, and an engraver of cartoons and paper money. This biography traces Revere's life from his humble beginnings as a French immigrant's son to his determined support of the rebel cause in the stormy years leading up to the American Revolution
Summary
Paul Revere is commonly remembered as a Revolutionary War hero for his legendary Midnight Ride before the 1775 battes of Lexington and Concord. But Revere was also a famed silversmith, a practicing dentist, a resourceful entrepreneur, and an engraver of cartoons and paper money. This biography traces Revere's life from his humble beginnings as a French immigrant's son to his determined support of the rebel cause in the stormy years leading up to the American Revolution
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
201430
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giblin, James
Dewey number
  • 973.3/311092
  • B
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1060
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revere, Paul
  • Statesmen
  • Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • Revere, Paul
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The many rides of Paul Revere, by James Cross Giblin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 81) and index
Contents
Boy Named Rivoire -- Liberty, property, and no stamps -- "The horrid massacre in King Street" -- The Boston Tea Party -- Messenger for the revolution -- Captured -- The British retreat -- The battle of Breed's Hill -- Defeat -- Sadness and success -- Cool in thought, ardent in action
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780439572903
Lccn
2006038369
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76820777
  • (OCoLC)76820777
Label
The many rides of Paul Revere, by James Cross Giblin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 81) and index
Contents
Boy Named Rivoire -- Liberty, property, and no stamps -- "The horrid massacre in King Street" -- The Boston Tea Party -- Messenger for the revolution -- Captured -- The British retreat -- The battle of Breed's Hill -- Defeat -- Sadness and success -- Cool in thought, ardent in action
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780439572903
Lccn
2006038369
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76820777
  • (OCoLC)76820777

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