Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American Revolution

by Seymour Reit and Patrick Whelan

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152164355
  • ISBN-10: 0152164359
  • Pages: 160
  • Publication Date: 08/01/2001
  • Carton Quantity: 48

About the book

Seymour Reit re-creates the true story of Will Knox, a nineteen-year-old boy who undertook the daring and dangerous task of transporting 183 cannons from New York’s Fort Ticonderoga to Boston--in the dead of winter--to help George Washington win an important battle.

About the author
Seymour Reit

SEYMOUR REIT is the author of more than eighty books for young readers. An experienced animated cartoonist, he is also the creator of Casper the Friendly Ghost. Mr. Reit lives in New York City.


“A fast paced, well-told adventure story...Authentic...Satisfying.”—School Library Journal