The matchlock gun
by
 
Edmonds, Walter D. (Walter Dumaux), 1903-1998

Title
The matchlock gun

Author
Edmonds, Walter D. (Walter Dumaux), 1903-1998

ISBN
9781435207851
 
9780698116801

Publication Information
New York, NY : PaperStar, c1998, c1941.

Physical Description
xi, 61 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Abstract
In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York state, ten-year-old Edward is determined to protect his home and family with the ancient, and much too heavy, Spanish gun that his father had given him before leaving home to fight the enemy.

Program Information
Reading Counts RC 3-5 5.7 3 Quiz: 07467 Guided reading level: P.
 
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 1.0 56.

Subject Term
Frontier and pioneer life -- New York (State) -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Courage -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Newbery Medal.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763 -- Juvenile fiction.

Added Author
Lantz, Paul, 1908-2000

Reading Level JCPL
860LEXILE.

Genre
Historical fiction. gsafd
 
Middle-grade fiction.

Target Audience Note
860 Lexile.

Format
Book

General Note
Originally published: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1941.


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BookJ EDMO32530608109847Main JCPLChildren's Library