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Heroes of our America

Gertrude Van Duyn Southworth

Heroes of our America

by Gertrude Van Duyn Southworth

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Published by Iroquois Pub. Co. in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Gertrude Van Duyn Southworth and John Van Duyn Southworth; illustrated with original artwork by Malcolm Ware.
      ContributionsSouthworth, John Van Duyn, 1904- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT217 .S68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination408 p.
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6108687M
      LC Control Number52004055
      OCLC/WorldCa6048826

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        Beyond Trump’s cho the order stipulates that other included heroes should “have contributed positively to America throughout our history,” enumerating the Founding Fathers, abolitionists, scientists, police officers, and opponents of national and .   It also comes as we are hit with the seismic news from the comic books (which are forever rewriting their own history) that that most apple pie of heroes, Captain America.

      From the Revolution through the Civil War, enjoy the history of America the way it was meant to be shared in these stories of history! With Amanda’s new Heroes series of history stories, jump right into American history feet first and head for an adventure that is much more memorable and interesting than dry condensed, and predigested textbook material. 12 hours ago  The Guinness Book of World Records' mark has stood for more than 30 years. Johnson's quest to break the record will help raise resources for the .


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