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Guns for General Washington

a story of the American Revolution

by Seymour Reit

  • 142 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Revolution (1775-1783) fast (OCoLC)fst01351668,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Siege of Boston (Massachusetts : 1775-1776) fast (OCoLC)fst01354735,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    A fictionalized account of a daring event from the Revolutionary War. During the winter 1775-76, General George Washington needs guns and ammunition to help reclaim the city of Boston, blockaded by the British. Colonel Henry Knox and his brother Will decide to move 183 cannons from New York"s Fort Ticonderoga, captured by the Americans the previous May, to Boston. However, this means moving the guns over mountainous wilderness in snow and mud, while keeping their efforts secret from the British.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSeymour Reit
    SeriesHoughton Mifflin reading, Theme paperback, Houghton Mifflin reading, Theme paperback
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R2785 Gu 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 98 pages :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26334782M
    ISBN 100618062637
    ISBN 109780618062638
    OCLC/WorldCa65287595

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    Guns for General Washington is a climactic adventure strictly based on true events that helped the colonies win the Revolution. When the rebels are extremely low on supplies what are they willing to risk to obtain the artillery and ammunition they need to potentially keep them from losing all control?/5. Find books like Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American Revolution from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who like.

    Guns for General Washington, book report by Jacob Newton. Plot and critique Plot Critique The plot of the story Guns for General Washington is very Interesting. In the beginning of the story You read about William Knox and his brother Henry. Soon it is Revealed that Henry is. General Washington's officers say the journey is impossible. But as rumors of a British offensive fly, Will and Henry spur on the men who have bravely joined them, hopping to arrive in Boston in time to win the battle for the Americans.


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Guns for General Washington is a climactic adventure strictly based on true events that helped the colonies win the Revolution. When the rebels are extremely low on supplies what are they willing to risk to obtain the artillery and ammunition they need to potentially keep them from losing all control?/5(40).

Guns for General Washington by Seymour Reit is a story about the role a nineteen year old boy played during the American Revolution. Based on historical fact of the battles within the Northeastern United States, William is faced with assisting General Washington by transporting munitions to each battle site/5.

Guns for General Washington is a climactic adventure strictly based on true events that helped the colonies win the Revolution. When the rebels are extremely low on supplies what are they willing to risk to obtain the artillery and ammunition they need to potentially keep them from losing all control?/5(38).

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(10). Guns for General Washington a story of the American Revolution Houghton Mifflin ed. by Seymour Reit. Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston. Written in EnglishPages: Guns for General Washington was a very inspiring book that is about how one man changes the whole fate of the American Revolution by going on a journey to a place called Fort Ticonderoga were the is suppose to be cannons, 19 mortars, 3 howitzers, and 51 swivel guns 4/4(1).

Editions for Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American Revolution: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in Book: Guns for General Washington By Seymour Reit ISBN: Level: Upper Grammar Pages: 10 Answer Key Included.

How to Use this Study Guide The study guide is divided into four weeks. Each week is comprised of Homework (to be done before class) and Classroom Discussion (both for5/5(12). Thanks. Opinion I think this book should get a 5 star review.

I really liked it. Mostly because Henry and William Knox and the colonists had a lot of adventure as they were bringing artillery through the mountains. They had many challenges in this book which is another reason I. Guns For General Washington is a great book because of the action and advenerture.

Henry Knox, a patroit who goes to Fort Ticonderoga, a fort in New York that has at least cannons, lead for bullets, flint for flintlock muskets. There were also mortars, a type of gun, howitzers, a another type of gun,and a cohorns, another type of gun.5/5(5).

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Now in paperback, this book recreates the true story of Will Knox, a year-old boy who undertook the dangerous task of transporting cannons from New York's Fort Ticonderoga to Boston--in the dead of winter--to help General Washington win an important battle.

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The true story of year-old Henry Knox's daring plan to bring heavy cannons from Fort Ticonderoga in the dead of winter to besieged Boston. A tale of tremendous courage and perseverance. About the Author: Seymour Reit is. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Guns for General Washington by Seymour Reit,Harcourt edition, in English Guns for General Washington ( edition) | Open Library/5(4). A fictionalized account of a daring event from the Revolutionary War.

During the winterGeneral George Washington needs guns and ammunition to help reclaim the city of Boston, blockaded by the British. Colonel Henry Knox and his brother Will decide to move cannons from New York's Fort Ticonderoga, captured by the Americans the previous May, to Boston.4/5(3).

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