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Washington at Valley Forge
by Russell Freedman



An award winning, gripping look at the miserable months Washington and his troops spent at Valley Forge. Supplies and morale were low, desertions and deaths were high, but Washington's able leadership got the troops through the direst of times. S

In a starred review, School Library Journal called this book "another stunning work from the nonfiction virtuoso. In a gripping, gritty account of the months that General Washington and his troops spent camped at Valley Forge, Freedman deftly brings to life this storied, nearly mythic period of the Revolutionary War."

Interest Level:  Grade  5 - Grade 8
Guided Reading Level: Z
D.R.A. Level: 70
Lexile Measure:  1210L

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