Black heroes of the American Revolution

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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
Pub. Date:
c1976.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7.7 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
1330L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
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Crispus Attucks is known as the escaped slave whose freedom ended when he died in the Boston Massacre, but there are many other lesser-known black men and women who made enormous contributions to U.S. independence. Readers will discover Edward Hector, the brave wagoner of Brandywi≠ artilleryman and slave Austin Dabney; William Lee, the aide and closest companion of George Washington throughout the war; and many others. Includes a bibliography, a foreword by Senator Edward W. Brooke, and an index.
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ISBN:
9780152085612
9780152085605
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7.7, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
1330L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
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Grouped Work ID 3ad1d559-a3a1-4a4b-bd9d-5c144a04af24
Full title black heroes of the american revolution
Author davis burke
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-17 04:46:41AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 04:40:43AM

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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile fiction, African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- History -- To 1863, African Americans -- Soldiers, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- African Americans -- Juvenile literature
title_display Black heroes of the American Revolution
title_full Black heroes of the American Revolution / Burke Davis ; foreword by Edward W. Brooke ; with prints and portraits of the period
title_short Black heroes of the American Revolution
topic_facet African Americans, History, Soldiers