eBook Exposed! Myths About Early American History: George Washington Didn't Have Wooden Teeth: Exposing Myths About the Founding Fathers, 1st Edition

  • Ryan Nagelhout
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1482458837
  • ISBN-13: 9781482458831
  • DDC: 973.3092
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Several myths swirl around George Washington. For example, many think he had wooden teeth. Actually, his teeth were constructed of materials including bone, hippopotamus ivory, human teeth, brass screws, lead, and gold wire! Young historians will learn similar fascinating biographical information about famous leaders of the young United States in this beneficial book that takes on the enduring myths of the Founding Fathers. Historical images and interesting fact boxes add to the volume's motivating content.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: To Tell the Truth.
2: The Truth About George.
3: All About Ben.
4: Whose House?.
5: Rivals.
6: Money Problems.
7: Standing Short?.
8: Fighting Words.
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