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8 edition of Across the Delaware found in the catalog.

Across the Delaware

and other stories of long ago

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Highlights for Children, Inc. in Columbus, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s stories, American.,
    • Short stories.,
    • United States -- History -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • United States -- History -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLong-ago stories from Highlights, Highlights for children.
      Statementcompiled by the editors of Highlights for children.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ5 .A233 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p. ;
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL531377M
      ISBN 100875346499
      LC Control Number96107973
      OCLC/WorldCa36648450

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      Thus, while the General's contingent was supposed to cross the river starting at 12 midnight, and meet the body of Pennsylvania militia coming up from the South at a.m., Washington's troops couldn't get across the Delaware until or a.m. : Across the Delaware and Other Stories of Long Ago (Highlights) () by Marcella Fisher Anderson; Jean E. Doyle; Dorothea Kent; Carol M. Harris; Heather Klassen; Beth Thompson; Loverne Morris; Joan Strauss; Helen Kronberg; Ann Bixby Herold and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.


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This is a great book. This David Taylor wrote 4 novels with the Revolutionary War as background and a 5th with the turbulent period after the war as background. The British and Revolutionary Armies face each other across the Delaware, history and romance, spy and counter-spy, traitors and patriots make a fascinating look into our early history/5.

Louise Across the Delaware book, who has always been interested in history, took a PhD in medieval studies before turning to children's first book, Crossing the Delaware, was inspired by a trip with her son to Washington's book, also told in many voices, was praised by Booklist with a starred Ellis Island continues this unique method of historical exploration/5(6).

George Washington's crossing of the Delaware River - Wikipedia. The #1 New York Times bestselling book for many weeks, Jack Levin presents a beautifully designed account of George Washington’s historic crossing of the Delaware River and the decisive Battle of Trenton, with a foreword by his son, #1 New York Times bestselling author and radio host Mark R.

Levin. With the warm-hearted patriotism and passion he brought to his beautiful volume Reviews: Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of 74 results for "Washington crossing the Delaware" Washington's Crossing (Pivotal Moments in American History).

This book is entitled When Washington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young Patriots and is by Lynne Cheney. It is a Informational text geared Across the Delaware book younger children. However, it can be used in different ways in grades K/5(42).

Fun Facts about the Crossing of the Delaware. Every year on Christmas day the "Crossing of the Delaware" is reenacted at Washington Crossing. Future President James Monroe and Chief Justice John Marshall were both part of the army at the time of the crossing.; Emmanuel Leutze painted a famous painting called Washington Crossing the Delaware (see the painting at the top of the page).

Liberty's Kids - Across the Delaware - Duration: Liberty's Kids - WildBrainviews. Britton's Book N views. Documentary: A Glitch in the Matrix. Washington Crossing the Delaware is an oil-on-canvas painting by the German-American artist Emanuel Leutze.

It commemorates General George Washington's crossing of the Delaware River with the Continental Army on the night of December 25–26,during the American Revolutionary action was the first move in a surprise attack and victory against Hessian forces at the Battle.

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Crossing the Delaware River Background. Washington and his army had been gradually pushed out of New York and had to retreat all the way across the Delaware River into PA. The British now controlled not only New York City, but all of New Jersey.

The British army was only 30 miles from Philadelphia. Congress has fled to Baltimore. Eliteart- Washington Crossing the Delaware By Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze Oil Painting Reproduction Giclee Wall Art Canvas Prints-Framed Size"x36" out of 5 stars 17 $ $   Paine had volunteered as aide-de-camp to General Nathanael Greene on Washington’s retreat across New Jersey and the Delaware, reported on much that he had seen on that march, but he then took leave of Washington’s troops to go to Philadelphia in early December to finish writing Crisis No.

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But the men who started across the icy Delaware loved their country and their leader. Under his command they would turn the tide of battle and change the course of -selling author Lynne Cheney tells the dramatic story of the military campaign that. Across the Delaware by,Highlights for Children, Inc.

edition, in English. I’m Reading About Delaware is a page colorful book that helps students learn what makes Delaware unique. I’m Reading about Delaware helps early readers learn fun and interesting facts about Delaware.

The colorful illustrations, bold, vibrant. General George Washington's commitment to cross the Delaware River on Christmas foreshadowed the many hardships faced as well as the eventual victory of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.

At first glance, the decision to transport 2, Continental soldiers across an icy river in one night, directly into a severe winter storm of sleet and snow seems irrational. Washington Crossing, bridge across the Delaware River.

United States, New York, Manhattan, East side, Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET), Emmanuel Leutze oil painting, Washington crossing the Delaware () The 'Free' bridge connecting Easton, Pa., and Phillipsburg, NJ., crossing the Delaware River.

Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, USA. When Washington Crossed the Delaware By Lynne Cheney with Paintings by Peter M. Fiore About the Book “This is the story that I tell my grandchildren at Christmas.

I hope that this book will bring the tradition of sharing history to families all across America.”—Lynne Cheney. The Delaware River was believed to be at flood stage at the time of the crossing. However, the River in the painting is not modeled after the Delaware, but rather the Rhine River in Germany.

Mr. Leutze’s family was originally from Germany. Emmanuel had gone to Germany to study art and painted this work, his most popular, while there.Louise Peacock, who has always been interested in history, took a PhD in medieval studies before turning to children's first book, Crossing the Delaware, was inspired by a trip with her son to Washington's book, also told in many voices, was praised by Booklist with a starred Ellis Island continues this unique method of historical exploration.across the Delaware River in order to surprise the English and Hessian (Hired German soilders) troops in the Battle of Trenton the day after Christmas in The artist Emanuel Leutze used a number of elements to express an emotional and patriotic message about this event.