Who Was George Washington
By Roberta Edwards. Illustrated by True Kelley. ISBN 978-0-448-44892-3. Copyright 2009. Softcover with 104 pages including timeline and bibliography.
In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America through its early years. Washington also served in two major wars during his lifetime: the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. With over 100 black-and-white illustrations, Washington's fascinating story comes to life - revealing the real man, not just the face on the dollar bill!
For ages 8-12.
This book is from the recommended George Washington Reading Pin Resource List for Scouts. By successfully reading one or more of the books on the list about the life of George Washington, your Scouts can earn a special George Washington Reading Pin.