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Published: 04 February 2010

616 Pages | 15 halftones

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195398670

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The First of Men

A Life of George Washington

John E. Ferling

  • Offers an illuminating portrait of George Washington's life, with emphasis on his military and political career
  • Provides a riveting account that captures Washington in all his complexity, recounting not only Washington's familiar sterling qualities, but also his less well known character flaws
  • Tells an unflinchingly honest and compelling biography of the father of our country, written by John Ferling, one of America's leading historians of the Revolutionary era

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