The Real George Washington
  • Author : Jay A. Parry
  • Release Date : 01 January 1991
  • Publisher : National Center for Constitutional
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 928
  • ISBN 13 : 0880800143
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Book Description: Describes the country's first President through a biography and a compilation of quotes that cover such topics as John Adams, the American Revolution, liberty, taxation, and foreign relations.

The Real George Washington

The Real George Washington

Author : Jay A. Parry,Andrew M. Allison,Willard Cleon Skousen
Publisher : National Center for Constitutional
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Describes the country's first President through a biography and a compilation of quotes that cover such topics as John Adams, the American Revolution, liberty, taxation, and foreign relations....

Who was George Washington

Who was George Washington

Author : Roberta Edwards
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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With more than one hundred black-and-white illustrations, the father of our country, George Washington's fascinating story comes to life--revealing the real man, not just the face on the dollar bill. Original....

You Never Forget Your First

You Never Forget Your First

Author : Alexis Coe
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AN NPR CONCIERGE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR “In her form-shattering and myth-crushing book….Coe examines myths with mirth, and writes history with humor… [You Never Forget Your First] is an accessible look at a president who always finishes in the first ranks of ...

Washington

Washington

Author : Ron Chernow
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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From the author of Alexander Hamilton, the New York Times bestselling biography that inspired the musical, comes a gripping portrait of the first president of the United States. Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Biography “Truly magnificent . . . [a] well-researched, well-written and absolutely definitive biography” —Andrew Roberts, The Wall Street Journal “...

George Washington s Birthday

George Washington s Birthday

Author : Margaret McNamara
Publisher : Schwartz & Wade Books
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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On George Washington's seventh birthday, he does chores, misbehaves, and dreams of a day when his birthday will be celebrated by all....

George Washington

George Washington

Author : Kevin J. Hayes
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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"Revered as a general and trusted as America's first elected leader, George Washington is considered a great many things in the contemporary imagination, but an intellectual is not one of them. In correcting this longstanding misconception, George Washington: A Life in Books offers a stimulating literary biography that traces the ...

Being George Washington

Being George Washington

Author : Glenn Beck,Kevin Balfe
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Combining biography and George Washington's own writings with his own trademark insights, comments and sidebars, a controversial TV host asserts that Washington's beliefs and values are especially important to remember as the 2012 election approaches. Reprint....

The Return of George Washington

The Return of George Washington

Author : Edward J. Larson
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "An elegantly written account of leadership at the most pivotal moment in American history" (Philadelphia Inquirer): Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Edward J. Larson reveals how George Washington saved the United States by coming out of retirement to lead the Constitutional Convention and serve as our first president. ...

Founding Father

Founding Father

Author : Richard Brookhiser
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A revisionist biography of George Washington chronicles his quarter-century career in public life, from his heroic deeds as a leader through the legacy that has been passed down to his political descendants...

George Washington and the General s Dog

George Washington and the General s Dog

Author : Frank Murphy
Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Children will delight at this little-known-story about our nation's first president, George Washington, that makes for perfect President's Day readers! Boom! Bang! Guns fire! Cannons roar! This Step 3 History Reader is about George Washington fighting in the American Revolution. He sees a dog lost on the battlefield. Whose dog is ...

The First Conspiracy

The First Conspiracy

Author : Brad Meltzer,Josh Mensch
Publisher : Flatiron Books
Genre : History
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Taking place during the most critical period of our nation’s birth, The First Conspiracy tells a remarkable and previously untold piece of American history that not only reveals George Washington’s character, but also illuminates the origins of America’s counterintelligence movement that led to the modern day CIA. ...

Realistic Visionary

Realistic Visionary

Author : Peter R. Henriques
Publisher : University of Virginia Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Examines the accomplishments and mistakes made by George Washington, discussing why he was sensitive to criticism and slow to accept blame, but still managed to envision a free and united America....

The Invention of George Washington

The Invention of George Washington

Author : Paul K. Longmore
Publisher : University of Virginia Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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This is a paper edition reprint of study originally published in 1988 by the U. of California Press. The title refers to the historical process by which Washington was made into a heroic myth by the American people, and also to discussion of Washington's own active role in the process--evidence of ...