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Author Brown, Don, 1949-

Title Henry and the cannons : an extraordinary true story of the American Revolution / Don Brown.

Imprint New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Meadowlark Non-Fiction  973.3 BRO    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 23 x 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary In 1775, in the dead of winter, a bookseller named Henry Knox and his men dragged 120,000 pounds of cannons from Fort Ticonderoga, NY, to Boston--225 miles of lakes, forest, mountains, and very few roads. It was a feat of remarkable ingenuity and determination and one of the most remarkable stories of the Revolutionary War.
Audience 7-9.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Knox, Henry, 1750-1806.
Military roads -- Massachusetts -- History -- 18th century.
Massachusetts -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Campaigns.
United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Campaigns.
Massachusetts -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Artillery operations.
United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Artillery operations.
ISBN 9781596432666 (hardcover)

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