Benedict Arnold

The Library of American Lives and Times

What would drive a committed military leader to turn on the country for which he fought so hard? Through clever planning and sometimes desperate, heroic action, Benedict Arnold helped the American cause against the British in the American Revolution only to turn around and join the British army midway through the war. Students will discover the circumstances surrounding the choices Arnold made in this powerful true tale of changing loyalties, intrigue, and the pressures of founding a new nation.

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Library Bound Book List: $37.60 / S&L: $28.20

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-0-8239-6627-1
Author : Walter Powell
Copyright : 2004
Language : English
Category : American History, Social Studies
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 973.3
ATOS : 8.5
ARPoints : 3
Subject : American History, Social Studies
Binding : Library