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The untold story of Washington's surprise attack : the daring crossing of the Delaware River

by Kravitz, Danny, 1970-

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 973.3 K86
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 973.3 K86
 
 
Summary
General George Washington's crossing of the Delaware River lives on in a famous painting, but the unforgettable true story of that night is unfamiliar to many people. Washington's daring act boosted sagging morale, shocked the British, and convinced potential allies such as France that the Americans meant business.
Contents
Victory or death
The war is far from over
The retreat
Washington goes on the attack
The attack
It's not over yet
The tide has turned
Timeline.

Additional Information
Series What you didn't know about the American Revolution.
Subjects Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Military leadership -- Juvenile literature.
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Military leadership.
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799.
Trenton, Battle of, Trenton, N.J., 1776 -- Juvenile literature.
Trenton, Battle of, Trenton, N.J., 1776.
1100L.
Publisher North Mankato, MN :2015
Language English
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
ISBN 9780756549732
0756549736
9780756549770
0756549779
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