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You never forget your first : a biography of George Washington

text You never forget your first : a biography of George Washington

Summary
"In a genre overdue for a shakeup, Alexis Coe takes a closer look at our first--and finds he's not quite the man we remember Young George Washington was raised by a struggling single mother, demanded military promotions, chased rich young women, c... Read more
Contents
His Mother's Son -- "Pleases My Taste" -- "The World on Fire" -- "Blow out my brains" -- The Widow Custis -- "I Cannot Speak Plainer" -- "What Manner of Man I Am" -- "The Shackles of Slavery" -- Hardball with the Howe Brothers -- The Court of Publ... Read more
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Description
xl, 261 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
Viking 2020

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KCL 973.4 COE in Adult Non-fiction Available

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