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One dead spy: the life, times, and last words of Nathan Hale, America's most famous spy

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Publisher:
Amulet Books,
Pub. Date:
2012.
Language:
English
Description
New York Times Bestseller Nathan Hale, the author's historical namesake, was America's first spy, a Revolutionary War hero who famously said "I regret that I have but one life to give for my country" before being hanged by the British. In the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales series, author Nathan Hale channels his namesake to present history's roughest, toughest, and craziest stories in the graphic novel format.One Dead Spy tackles the story of Hale himself, who was an officer and spy for the American rebels during the Revolutionary War. Author Hale highlights the unusual, gruesome, and just plain unbelievable truth of historical Nathan Hale--from his early unlucky days at Yale to his later unlucky days as an officer--and America during the Revolutionary War. Get One Dead Spy and two other Hazardous Tales in the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales 3-Book Boxed Set, available now!Praise for Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: One Dead Spy "An innovative approach to history that will have young people reading with pleasure." --Kirkus Reviews "Readers interested in American history will enjoy these graphic novels... Comic panels of varying sizes enhance the real-life events and support the stories' over-the-top humor... the writing is accessible and entertaining; author Hale's style gives readers an insider-y, you-are-there-type scoop." --Horn Book
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ISBN:
9781419703966
141970396
Reading Level:
MG
Level 2.6, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 270L
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series Nathan Hale's hazardous tales
series_with_volume Nathan Hale's hazardous tales|
subject_facet Graphic novels
Hale, Nathan, -- 1755-1776 -- Comic books, strips, etc
Hale, Nathan, -- 1755-1776 -- Juvenile literature
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Spies -- United States -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc
Spies -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service -- Comic books, strips, etc
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service -- Juvenile literature
title_display One dead spy : the life, times, and last words of Nathan Hale, America's most famous spy
title_full One dead spy : the life, times, and last words of Nathan Hale, America's most famous spy / [text and illustrations by Nathan Hale]
title_short One dead spy :
title_sub the life, times, and last words of Nathan Hale, America's most famous spy
topic_facet Graphic novels
Hale, Nathan
History
Secret service
Soldiers
Spies