Sam, the minuteman

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Publisher:
Harper & Row
Pub. Date:
[1969]
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
530L
Fountas & Pinnell:
J
Description
"Get your gun!" Sam's father said. "The British soldiers are coming this way!" Sam's father was a Minuteman. Sam was ready in a minute.

Father and son rushed to the village green. Other Minutemen were already there. Through the long night they waited and waited. Then, at dawn, the soldiers came!

In this exciting I Can Read Book, Nathaniel Benchly recreates what it must have been like for a young boy to fight in the Battle of Lexington. Arnold Lobel's vivid pictures give a poignant reality to the famous battle that marked the beginning of the American Revolution.

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ISBN:
9780064441070
006020480
Lexile measure:
530L
Fountas & Pinnell:
J
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full_title sam the minuteman
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lastUpdate 2017-12-13 04:43:15AM

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series I Can Read Book, An
subject_facet Lexington, Battle of, Lexington, Mass., 1775 -- Juvenile fiction, Minutemen (Militia) -- Juvenile fiction, Minutemen (Militia) -- United States -- Juvenile fiction, U. S. -- History -- 1775-1783 -- Revolution -- Stories, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Sam, the minuteman
title_full Sam, the minuteman. Pictures by Arnold Lobel
title_short Sam, the minuteman
topic_facet 1775-1783, History, Lexington, Battle of, Lexington, Mass., 1775, Minutemen (Militia), Revolution, Stories, U. S