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The Washingtons: George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
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Published:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2015].
Physical Desc:
440 pages, [24] pages of unnumbered plates : color illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
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A portrait of the marriage of George and Martha Washington shares insight into their unlikely bond, their early years at Mount Vernon, the impact of the American Revolution on their relationship, and their experiences as a reluctant First Family.

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First edition.
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English
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9780307272782, 0307272788

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Maps on endpapers.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
A portrait of the marriage of George and Martha Washington shares insight into their unlikely bond, their early years at Mount Vernon, the impact of the American Revolution on their relationship, and their experiences as a reluctant First Family.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Fraser, F. (2015). The Washingtons: George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love". First edition. New York, Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Fraser, Flora. 2015. The Washingtons: George and Martha, "join'd By Friendship, Crown'd By Love". New York, Alfred A. Knopf.

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Fraser, Flora, The Washingtons: George and Martha, "join'd By Friendship, Crown'd By Love". New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.

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Fraser, Flora. The Washingtons: George and Martha, "join'd By Friendship, Crown'd By Love". First edition. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.

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