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Author Sutcliffe, Jane, author.
Title The White House is burning : August 24, 1814 / Jane Sutcliffe.
Pub Info Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2014]
book jacket
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 975.3 SUT     AVAILABLE
 Osterville-Childrens  J 975.3 SUT     AVAILABLE
Descript 120 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-116) and index.
Contents The hours before dawn -- Dawn -- Morning -- Noon -- Afternoon -- Dusk -- Night -- The day after -- And after.
Summary Traces the story of the burning of the White House by the British during the War of 1812 from the perspectives of its witnesses, including First Lady Dolley Madison, a British officer and a 9-year-old slave.
Audience Middle School
960 Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader 7.0
Subject White House (Washington, D.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Capture by the British, 1814 -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781580896566 (reinforced for library use)
1580896561 (reinforced for library use)
9781580896573 (softcover)
158089657X (softcover)