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The untold story of Henry Knox : the man who saved Boston

by Kravitz, Danny, 1970-

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Northland Public Library Children's Biography J B KNOX
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Biography
 
Call Number  J B KNOX
 
 
Summary
When supplies were running low, Knox led a group of men through treacherous conditions to retrieve weapons and ammunition for the Colonial Army. His brave actions brought about a much-needed victory for the Patriots and saved the city of Boston from destruction. In doing so, Knox played a significant role in saving the American cause. Henry Knox's mission to save Boston from the British makes an unforgettable story, yet it's unfamiliar to many people.
Contents
Boston under siege
Starting a revolution
Henry Knox meets George Washington
Mission impossible
Heading back to Boston
Driving the British out of Boston
Timeline.

Additional Information
Series What you didn't know about the American Revolution.
Subjects Knox, Henry, -- 1750-1806 -- Juvenile literature.
Knox, Henry, -- 1750-1806.
Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Generals -- United States.
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Artillery operations -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Artillery operations -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776.
1080L.
Publisher North Mankato, Minnesota :2015
Language English
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
ISBN 9780756549725
0756549728
9780756549763
0756549760
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