George Washington by
  

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George Washington by

Offering a fascinating look into the life and times of the first United States president, this engrossing exploration chronicles George Washingtons years as a young Virginia gentleman, his military career, and his political contributions to a fledgling nation. Using common household items and requiring minimal supervision, this project book includes 25 hands-on activities for children, providing a clear illustration of this legendary figure in American history. From creating a surveyors map and writing with a quill pen to cooking Washingtons favorite hoecakes and crafting a replica of his battle sword, detailed, step-by-step instructions are included for each project. With biographical sidebars, vivid illustrations, and an intriguing variety of historical facts, this entertaining handbook allows kids to learn about one of Americas icons in a fun-filled fashion.

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Format

Electronic book text
128 pages

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Publisher

Nomad Press

Publication date

1st November 2010

ISBN

9781936313334


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