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Being George Washington : the indispensable man, as you've never seen him / written & edited by Glenn Beck & Kevin Balfe.

(Author). Balfe, Kevin. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9781451659269 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1451659261 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781451659313 (ebk.)
  • ISBN: 1451659318 (ebk.)
  • Description: xv, 287 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts,

Available copies

  • 13 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction E 312.25 .B44 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction E 312.25 B44 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection E 312.25 .B44 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 973.41/B393b (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/WASHINGTON (Text to phone) Available -
Lynn Adult Nonfiction 973.41/Beck (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction E 312.25 .B44 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO WASHINGTON, GEORGE 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 973.41 Washington Beck (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW E 312.25 .B44 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Contents Note: Introduction : Had I not been a witness -- Victory or death -- The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph -- When none expected much, he did the unexpected -- A valley forged of despair -- A good general, a great author -- Whom can we trust now? -- A tale of two founders -- The war turns at Yorktown -- Yorktown falls -- The world turned upside down -- Gray in your service -- A moment of crisis, a lifetime of preparation -- To please all is impossible -- LIttle short of a miracle -- A final farewell -- A humble agent of heaven -- Conclusion : True greatness dwells in the soul.
Summary: Combining biography and Washington's own writings with his own trademark insights, comments, and sidebars, Beck explores our nation's first president and describes how Washington's beliefs and values--beliefs and values which united a country in an age even more fractious than our own--are especially important to remember today.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Military leadership.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Generals > United States > Biography.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Pre-publication title: I am George Washington