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The Resource A young patriot : the American Revolution as experienced by one boy, by Jim Murphy

A young patriot : the American Revolution as experienced by one boy, by Jim Murphy

Label
A young patriot : the American Revolution as experienced by one boy
Title
A young patriot
Title remainder
the American Revolution as experienced by one boy
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the memoirs of Joseph Plumb Martin, a fifteen-year-old boy who enlisted in the revolutionary army in 1776, fighting under Washington, wintering at Valley Forge, and staying in the fight until the end of the war in 1783
Summary
Recounts skirmishes and major campaigns by a soldier who enlisted at age fifteen and served seven years with Washington's Continental Army
Tone
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
Awards note
Margaret A. Edwards Award, 2010
Biography type
individual biography
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199065
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.3/446
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 7.8
  • 3-6
  • 1140
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
E263.C5
LC item number
M366 1996
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1140
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • HSFI_WwFhJA
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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the American Revolution as experienced by one boy
Label
A young patriot : the American Revolution as experienced by one boy, by Jim Murphy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm021/93038789.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-93) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Smell of war -- Now I was a soldier -- Smell of powder -- Marching, watching, starving, and freezing -- Sending the lobsterbacks scurrying -- War and Joseph go south -- Parted forever -- Cordial and long farewell
Control code
82808
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
101 pages
Isbn
9780395900192
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
93038789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm29310303
Label
A young patriot : the American Revolution as experienced by one boy, by Jim Murphy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm021/93038789.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-93) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Smell of war -- Now I was a soldier -- Smell of powder -- Marching, watching, starving, and freezing -- Sending the lobsterbacks scurrying -- War and Joseph go south -- Parted forever -- Cordial and long farewell
Control code
82808
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
101 pages
Isbn
9780395900192
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
93038789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm29310303

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