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The Resource The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz

The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz

Label
The matchlock gun
Title
The matchlock gun
Statement of responsibility
by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York state, ten-year-old Edward is determined to protect his home and family with the ancient, and much too heavy, Spanish gun that his father had given him before leaving home to fight the enemy
Summary
In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York State, ten-year-old Edward saves his mother and sister during an attack by using the heavy, ancient Spanish matchlock gun left behind by his father who is on patrol
Award
Newberry Medal, 1942.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089193
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1998
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edmonds, Walter Dumaux
Dewey number
Fic
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.E247
LC item number
Mat 1989
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lantz, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Courage
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 50 p.
Isbn
9780399219115
Lccn
88032471
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399219115
  • (OCoLC)18950157
Label
The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 50 p.
Isbn
9780399219115
Lccn
88032471
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399219115
  • (OCoLC)18950157

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