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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799.,
  • United States. Army -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Leadership -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Presidents.,
  • Leadership.

Book details:

About the Edition

Provides examples of leadership from the life of George Washington.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesGeorge Washington
StatementKiki Mosher.
SeriesA character building book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE312.66 .M66 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL978434M
ISBN 100823924211
LC Control Number96015670
OCLC/WorldCa34514607

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