King George

King George

What Was His Problem? : Everything your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the American Revolution

Book - 2008 | First Roaring Brook Press edition
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What do the most famous traitor in history, hundreds of naked soldiers, and a salmon lunch have in common? They're all part of the amazing story of the American Revolution.
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2008
Edition: First Roaring Brook Press edition
ISBN: 9781596433199
Branch Call Number: J973.3 S54k
Characteristics: 195 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: American Revolution


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SnoIsleLib_KarenM Jul 28, 2017

This is an exciting read-aloud! It's suspenseful, funny, and contains a lot of quirky details that appeal to kids.

arm285 Jul 05, 2012

Fascinating accounting of the events of the American Revolution. It reads like a fast-paced, action-packed historical adventure story. Shenkin's anecdotes will have you "wowing" page after page. Even though you know the outcome, you will be on the edge of your seat.

wcriscris Jun 17, 2012

Readable and humorous, this book is an excellent introduction to the topic.

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