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The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery, Steve Sheinkin

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The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery
Title
The notorious Benedict Arnold
Title remainder
a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery
Statement of responsibility
Steve Sheinkin
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to the life of Benedict Arnold that highlights not only the traitorous actions that made him legendary, but also his heroic involvement in the American Revolution
Summary
Provides a biography of America's first traitor--Benedict Arnold--that reads like an adventure tale, full of heroism, treachery, battle scenes, and surprising twists
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2011.
  • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Awards note
  • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults, winner, 2012.
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
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378288
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.3/82092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E278.A7
LC item number
S5 2010
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990
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery
Label
The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery, Steve Sheinkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-317) and index
Contents
Clearing the woods: October 2, 1780 -- Benedict Arnold: January 14, 1741 -- Pranks and plays: 1751-1762 -- Making of a rebel: 1762-1775 -- Arnold's war: April 19-May 9, 1775 -- Across the lake: May 10-May 15, 1775 -- Trouble at Fort Ti: May 18-June 19, 1775 -- Enter André: June 1775 -- A risky proposition: July 1-September 18, 1775 -- To the Dead River: September 18-October 17, 1775 -- Critical and alarming: October 19-October 29, 1775 -- City on a cliff: October 29-November 8, 1775 -- Prisoner of war: September-November 1775 -- To the storming: November 8-December 30, 1775 -- Battle for Quebec: December 31, 1775 -- Blockade in the snow: January 1-February 27, 1776 -- André in Pennsylvania: January-July 1776 -- The last man out: May 6-July 28, 1776 -- Arnold's motley crew: August 1-October 11, 1776 -- Battle of Valcour Island: October 11, 1776 -- The revolution lives: October 12-November 2, 1776 -- André fights on: November 1776-April 1777 -- A question of honor: January 4-April 25, 1777 -- Exceedingly unhappy: April 25-July 11, 1777 -- Arnold rides north: July 11-August 24, 1777 -- Conquer or die: August 28-September 20, 1777 -- Bloody piece of work: September 1777 -- Beyond reconciliation: September 20-October 7, 1777 -- Fracture box: October 8, 1777-January 20, 1778 -- Peggy Shippen: November 1777-April 1778 -- Back to Philadelphia: April 1-June 19, 1778 -- Cupid's wound: June 20-September 14, 1778 -- Arnold under attack: September 25, 1778-February 28, 1779 -- André in New York: September 1778-April 1779 -- Delay worse than death: April 8-May 7, 1779 -- Everything at stake: May 10-May 30, 1779 -- The price of West Point: June 1779-July 1780 -- Attacking Fort Arnold: July 31-September 17, 1780 -- The floating Vulture: September 19-September 22, 1780 -- No-man's land: September 22-September 23, 1780 -- Papers of a dangerous tendency: September 23-September 25, 1780 -- A scene too shocking: September 25, 1780 -- Ready at any moment: September 26-October 2, 1780 -- The devil's reward: October 3-November 14, 1780 -- I must never return: 1780-1804
Control code
5473623
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9781596434868
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010034797
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn606786088
  • (OCoLC)606786088
Label
The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery, Steve Sheinkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-317) and index
Contents
Clearing the woods: October 2, 1780 -- Benedict Arnold: January 14, 1741 -- Pranks and plays: 1751-1762 -- Making of a rebel: 1762-1775 -- Arnold's war: April 19-May 9, 1775 -- Across the lake: May 10-May 15, 1775 -- Trouble at Fort Ti: May 18-June 19, 1775 -- Enter André: June 1775 -- A risky proposition: July 1-September 18, 1775 -- To the Dead River: September 18-October 17, 1775 -- Critical and alarming: October 19-October 29, 1775 -- City on a cliff: October 29-November 8, 1775 -- Prisoner of war: September-November 1775 -- To the storming: November 8-December 30, 1775 -- Battle for Quebec: December 31, 1775 -- Blockade in the snow: January 1-February 27, 1776 -- André in Pennsylvania: January-July 1776 -- The last man out: May 6-July 28, 1776 -- Arnold's motley crew: August 1-October 11, 1776 -- Battle of Valcour Island: October 11, 1776 -- The revolution lives: October 12-November 2, 1776 -- André fights on: November 1776-April 1777 -- A question of honor: January 4-April 25, 1777 -- Exceedingly unhappy: April 25-July 11, 1777 -- Arnold rides north: July 11-August 24, 1777 -- Conquer or die: August 28-September 20, 1777 -- Bloody piece of work: September 1777 -- Beyond reconciliation: September 20-October 7, 1777 -- Fracture box: October 8, 1777-January 20, 1778 -- Peggy Shippen: November 1777-April 1778 -- Back to Philadelphia: April 1-June 19, 1778 -- Cupid's wound: June 20-September 14, 1778 -- Arnold under attack: September 25, 1778-February 28, 1779 -- André in New York: September 1778-April 1779 -- Delay worse than death: April 8-May 7, 1779 -- Everything at stake: May 10-May 30, 1779 -- The price of West Point: June 1779-July 1780 -- Attacking Fort Arnold: July 31-September 17, 1780 -- The floating Vulture: September 19-September 22, 1780 -- No-man's land: September 22-September 23, 1780 -- Papers of a dangerous tendency: September 23-September 25, 1780 -- A scene too shocking: September 25, 1780 -- Ready at any moment: September 26-October 2, 1780 -- The devil's reward: October 3-November 14, 1780 -- I must never return: 1780-1804
Control code
5473623
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9781596434868
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010034797
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn606786088
  • (OCoLC)606786088

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