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Published:
Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2010.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Large print ed.
Physical Desc:
1473 pages (large print) ; 25 cm.
Status:
Bellevue - Adult Biography
B W318ch Large Type
Description
A New York Times Bestselling Author. A National Book Award-winning Author. With a breadth and depth matched by no other one-volume life of Washington celebrated biographer Ron Chernow s richly nuanced portrait carries the reader through his troubled boyhood his precocious feats in the French and Indian War his creation of Mount Vernon his heroic exploits with the Continental Army his presiding over the Constitutional Convention and his magnificent performance as America s first president.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781410431172, 1410431177

Notes

General Note
Unabridged.
General Note
Originally published: New York : Penguin Press, 2010.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 1453-1470)
Description
In this work, the author, a biographer provides a portrait of the father of our nation, dashing forever the stereotype of a stolid, unemotional man, and revealing an astute and surprising portrait of a canny political genius who knew how to inspire people.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Chernow, R. (2010). Washington: a life. Large print ed. Detroit: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chernow, Ron. 2010. Washington: A Life. Detroit: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Chernow, Ron, Washington: A Life. Detroit: Thorndike Press, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Chernow, Ron. Washington: A Life. Large print ed. Detroit: Thorndike Press, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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