George Rogers Clark (Young Patriots) (Young Patriots Series) by Katharine E. Wilkie

Cover of: George Rogers Clark (Young Patriots) (Young Patriots Series) | Katharine E. Wilkie

Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Audio - 9-12,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

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ContributionsPatrick Lawlor (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8547187M
ISBN 101433201585
ISBN 109781433201585

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Then I will tell you all about it. (George salutes and goes out.) BARKER: We are well drilled, and in good fighting trim. (George enters with the recruits. All gather around Clark.) Clark, George Rogers, > Clark, George Rogers, / Clark's Expedition against Detroit, Clark's Expedition to the Illinois, Illinois > Illinois / History > Illinois / History / Sources   BEN GELMAN: 'EPIC NOVEL' OF GEORGE ROGERS CLARK STAYS CLOSE TO FACTS There is a gap in this book's story of Clark's life from toduring which he spent much This book spans over George Rogers Clark lifetime.

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0 Reviews. Part of collection housed at the Virginia State Library known as the Illinois Papers or Clark Papers.

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For eighteen days, in The First ”West” from Colonial Times through the Early Republic. Author Potts is president of the National Historic Landmark at Locust Grove, the home of Revolutionary War hero George Rogers Clark (), and has produced a book that is difficult to categorize and of considerable as a dual biography of the Clark and his less famous, but equally accomplished friend and Lieutenant Colonel George Rogers Clark marched men through miles of wilderness to Vincennes in February As he entered town, the French settlers and native peoples joined his force to re-capture Ft.

Sackville. Clark let his native allies kill those of Hamilton as George Rogers Clark was born in Albemarle County, Virginia, on Novem Clark had four sisters and five brothers (his youngest brother, William Clark, would go on to co-lead the Lewis S George Rogers Clark National Park Quarter Enhanced Uncirculated: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts.

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The brother of famed explorer William Clark, he was born near Charlottesville, Virginia. With little education, he became a surveyor while still a young ://?lang=en&n=clark&oc=0&p=george+rogers.

*Illustrated *Includes Table of Contents George Rogers Clark (Novem – Febru ) was a soldier from Virginia and the highest ranking American military officer on the northwestern frontier during the American Revolutionary War.

He served as leader of the Kentucky (then part of Virginia) militia throughout much of the war. Clark is best known for his celebrated captures of On FebruFort Sackville is surrendered, marking the beginning of the end of British domination in America’s western frontier.

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near Charlottesville, Va.; brother of William Clark. A surveyor, he was interested in Western lands, served () in Lord Dunmore's War (see Dunmore, John Murray, 4th earl of), and later went to what is now Kentucky for the Ohio Company.

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George was a courageous explorer and Revolutionary War hero whose bravery and leadership helped win the Battle of Vincennes, saving what would become Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin from British occupation.

George’s boyhood Details the childhood adventures of George Rogers Clark, the older brother of William Clark of the famous Lewis and Clark expedition. This book describes George's boyhood curiosity and zest for exploration, including his adventures while camping, riding horses, and playing with his childhood friend Thomas George Rogers Clark () led four victorious campaigns against the Indians and British in the Ohio Valley during the American Revolution, but his most astonishing coup was recapturing Fort Sackville in when he was only For 18 days, in the dead of winter, Clark and his troops marched through bone-chilling nights to reach the ://   Inthe American Colonel Clark attacked the British stockade and drove the Shawnee out of Clark County.

The battle was the largest of the American Revolution west of the Allegheny Mountains. Visit the multiple memorials located throughout the park that honor those who impacted our region’s history, including Tecumseh and George Rogers ://.

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