Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

by Esther Forbes

This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942 to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes -- "not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet turn."

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780618001941
  • ISBN-10: 0618001948
  • Pages: 536
  • Publication Date: 10/01/1999
  • Carton Quantity: 24
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  • About the Book
    This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942 to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes -- "not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet turn."

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    "Goes straight to the heart of life in old Boston without sacrificing an iota of universal quality." The New York Times

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