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Founding father

rediscovering George Washington

by Richard Brookhiser

  • 149 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Washington, George, 1732-1799.,
    • United States. Continental Army -- Biography.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Richard Brookhiser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE312 .B85 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p. ;
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL813380M
      ISBN 100684822911
      LC Control Number95050650

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