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George Rogers Clark

Boy of the Northwest Frontier

Young Patriots series

by Katharine E. Wilkie
Cathy Morrison

eBook
This biography details the childhood adventures of George Rogers Clark, the older brother of William Clark of the famous Lewis and Clark expedition. George was a courageous explorer and Revolutionary War hero whose bravery and leadership helped win the Battle of Vincennes, saving what would become Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin from British occupation. George’s boyhood curiosity and zest for exploration are described, including his adventures while camping, riding horses, and playing with his childhood friend Thomas Jefferson. Young explorers follow George into the woods, where he rescues a baby raccoon, outwits a hapless thief, saves a money bag, and hunts his first deer. Special features include a summary of Clark's adult accomplishments, fun facts detailing little-known tidbits of information about Clark, and a timeline.

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Publisher: Patria Press, Inc
Edition: Revised

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781882859856
  • Release date: September 1, 2005

EPUB eBook

  • ISBN: 9781882859856
  • File size: 2708 KB
  • Release date: September 1, 2005

PDF eBook

  • ISBN: 9781882859535
  • File size: 1451 KB
  • Release date: September 1, 2005

Formats

OverDrive Read
EPUB eBook
PDF eBook

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS Level:3.7
Interest Level:4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty:2

This biography details the childhood adventures of George Rogers Clark, the older brother of William Clark of the famous Lewis and Clark expedition. George was a courageous explorer and Revolutionary War hero whose bravery and leadership helped win the Battle of Vincennes, saving what would become Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin from British occupation. George’s boyhood curiosity and zest for exploration are described, including his adventures while camping, riding horses, and playing with his childhood friend Thomas Jefferson. Young explorers follow George into the woods, where he rescues a baby raccoon, outwits a hapless thief, saves a money bag, and hunts his first deer. Special features include a summary of Clark's adult accomplishments, fun facts detailing little-known tidbits of information about Clark, and a timeline.

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