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Longshanks

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Author(s):Stephen W. Meader
Illustrator(s):Edward Shenton
Publisher(s): Harcourt, Brace and Co.
Year Published: 1945
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Adventure
American
Boys Growing Up
Historical Fiction – Civil War
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 243
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
OCLC: 747818620

Description

Thad Hopkins is going downriver to meet his father in New Orleans when he is unceremoniously tossed overboard by a thief. He is rescued by a passing flatboat man -- Abe Lincoln. This is the second edition with new illustrations by Edward Shenton.

This book is the Main Edition.

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Other Editions

1928
(Harcourt, Brace and Company)
2006
(Southern Skies)

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