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Author Brezina, Corona.
Title Johnny Tremain and the American Revolution / Corona Brezina.
Pub Info New York : Rosen Central Primary Source, 2004.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 973.3 BRE     WITHDRAWN
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 813.52 Bre     AVAILABLE
 West Dennis - Juvenile  J 813 BRE     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 64 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Series Looking at literature through primary sources
Looking at literature through primary sources.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.5 1 1 83911
Summary Traces the process and influences behind the writing of Esther Forbes' novel, Johnny Tremain, for which she won a Newbery Award in 1943--just a year after winning the Pulitzer Prize for her first novel.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 59-61) and index.
Contents Boyhood in the American colonies -- Paul Revere's 18th century America -- The Boston Tea Party -- Road to war -- Paul Revere's midnight ride -- The beginning of the American Revolution.
Subject Forbes, Esther. Johnny Tremain.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Literature and the revolution.
Historical fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Children's stories, American -- History and criticism.
Literature and history -- United States.
Boston (Mass.) -- In literature.
Forbes, Esther. Johnny Tremain -- Sources.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Literature and the revolution.
American literature -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0823945049
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