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Master George's People: George Washington, His Slaves, and His Revolutionary Transformation

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As the first President of the United States of America and the Commander in Chief who led a rebel army to victory in the Revolutionary War, George Washington was a legendary leader of men. He had high expectations of his soldiers, employees, and associates. At his Virginia plantation, Mount Vernon, his expectations of his workers were no different: "I expect such labor as they ought to render," he wrote. Except there was a big difference. The workers who kept Mount Vernon operating were enslaved. And although Washington ...

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Master George's People: George Washington, His Slaves, and His Revolutionary Transformation
2013, National Geographic Kids

ISBN-13: 9781426307591

Hardcover

Master George's People: George Washington, His Slaves, and His Revolutionary Transformation
2013, National Geographic Kids

ISBN-13: 9781426307607

Hardcover

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