Most people know that Benedict Arnold was America's first, most notorious traitor. Few know that he was also one of its greatest war heroes. This accessible biography introduces young readers to the real Arnold: reckless, heroic, and driven. Packed with first-person accounts, astonishing battle scenes, and surprising twists, this is a gripping and true adventure tale.The Notorious Benedict Arnold is the winner of the 2011 Boston Globe - Horn Book...
By Steve Sheinkin
Hardcover: 352 pages
Publisher: Flash Point; 1 edition (November 9, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 1.3 x 8.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 755152
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
This book was amazing! I thought I knew the story of Benedict Arnold. I did not! This well-researched, well-written book tells the dramatic life story of a man from a once-great family destroyed by an alcoholic father who struggled with tragedies in