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Sep 09, 1996
| ISBN 9780698114166
| 7-9 years
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Sep 09, 1996 | ISBN 9780698114166 | 7-9 years
This lively biography, by Newbery Honor-winning author Jean Fritz, is a nice, personal look at a leader and his times.In early America, when all the men wore ruffled shirts and rode grandly on horseback, one man refused to follow suit. He was the rebel leader Sam Adams, a plainspoken gent who scorned ruffles, refused to ride a horse, and had little regard for the King.
Acclaimed biographer, Jean Fritz, was born in China to American missionaries on November 16, 1915. Living there until she was… More about Jean Fritz
Trina Schart Hyman was a children’s book illustrator for more than 30 years. Hyman graduated from the School of the… More about Trina Schart Hyman
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