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Paul Revere and the world he lived in

Esther Forbes

Paul Revere and the world he lived in

by Esther Forbes

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Published by American Past, Book-of-the-Month Club in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Revere, Paul, 1735-1818.,
    • Statesmen -- Massachusetts -- Biography.,
    • Massachusetts -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 513-519) and index.

      StatementEsther Forbes ; with a new foreword by Daniel J. Boorstin and illustrations selected specially for this edition.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF69.R43 F67 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 547 p. :
      Number of Pages547
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL530553M
      LC Control Number96106941

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Yet Forbes's reputation is primarily as a children's writer, resting particularly on Johnny Tremain (), an offshoot of her research for the adult Paul Revere biography and considered by many the best example of /5(2). Paul Revere, (born about January 1,Boston, Massachusetts [U.S.]—diedBoston, Massachusetts, U.S.), folk hero of the American Revolution whose dramatic horseback ride on the night of Apwarning Boston-area residents that the British were coming, was immortalized in a ballad by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

His father, Apollos Rivoire (later changed. Paul Revere and the World He Lived In (Paperback) By Esther Hoskins Forbes. Mariner Books,pp. Publication Date: October 1, List Price: * * Individual store prices may vary.

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Publication date Internet Archive Language English "A Mariner Book." Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index Recounts the life and times of Paul Revere of Massachusetts Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres Pages: To his credit, Fischer manages to evoke Paul Revere as a striking heroic figure while, at the same time, giving us the particulars of the world in which he lived and the cause he served.

And so Author: JONATHAN KIRSCH. Her first book was published in and sold over thirteen thousand copies. Around the same time that her first book was published, she married a lawyer. Her first few books were historical fiction novels until she wrote ‘Paul Revere and the world he lived in’ in A close textured portrait of a man and a city, Paul Revere and the City of Boston, from the simmering of trouble, to the Revolution and its aftermath.

With phrasings from actual records, diaries, letters, incorporated into the text, the result is a rather colored pattern of the period, the times, and the man, as patriot, husband and father.

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Spine is faded. surface splitting on map on front end papers (see image). otherwise, Text clean and Rating: % positive. Her adult novel, Paul Revere and the World He Lived In, won the Pulitzer Prize for history in Editorial Reviews "Goes straight to the heart of life in old Boston without sacrificing an iota of universal quality."Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.While much of Paul Revere and the World He Lived In focuses on the exciting and sometimes desperate events that consumed the interests of Boston society, especially those events leading to the revolutionary war and the War ofagain and again Forbes returns to /5(7).

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