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Who was Benedict Arnold? / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland.

By: Buckley, James, Jr, 1963- [author.]Contributor(s): Copeland, Gregory [illustrator.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Who was--Publication details: New York : Penguin Workshop, 2020Description: 108 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cmISBN: 9780448488523; 0448488523; 9780593222720; 0593222725Subject(s): Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 -- Juvenile literature | Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 | United States. Continental Army -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | United States. Continental Army -- Biography | American loyalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | American loyalists | Generals | United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature | United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783Genre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 973.3/82092 | B
Contents:
Who was Benedict Arnold? -- An active early life -- B. Arnold, Shopkeeper -- Adventure at sea -- Off to war -- A daring trip to Canada -- Saratoga -- Trouble in Philadelphia -- Discussions with a spy -- A fateful meeting -- Arnold's shame.
Summary: "Benedict Arnold fought for the colonies during the American Revolution and was even considered a patriotic war hero after being wounded in battle. But in 1780, he made a decision that no one could anticipate. He betrayed his fellow Americans and joined the British army"--
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"An official WHOHQ book" -- Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (page 108).

Who was Benedict Arnold? -- An active early life -- B. Arnold, Shopkeeper -- Adventure at sea -- Off to war -- A daring trip to Canada -- Saratoga -- Trouble in Philadelphia -- Discussions with a spy -- A fateful meeting -- Arnold's shame.

"Benedict Arnold fought for the colonies during the American Revolution and was even considered a patriotic war hero after being wounded in battle. But in 1780, he made a decision that no one could anticipate. He betrayed his fellow Americans and joined the British army"--

Ages 8-12 Penguin Workshop.

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