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The Resource The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz

The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz

Label
The matchlock gun
Title
The matchlock gun
Statement of responsibility
by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York state, ten-year-old Edward is determined to protect his home and family with the ancient, and much too heavy, Spanish gun that his father had given him before leaving home to fight the enemy
Summary
In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York State, ten-year-old Edward saves his mother and sister during an attack by using the heavy, ancient Spanish matchlock gun left behind by his father who is on patrol
Award
Newberry Medal, 1942.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089193
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1998
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edmonds, Walter D.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • 860
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lantz, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery Medal
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Courage
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8521970
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xi, 61 pages
Isbn
9780698116801
Lccn
88-32471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780613118507
Label
The matchlock gun, by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8521970
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xi, 61 pages
Isbn
9780698116801
Lccn
88-32471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780613118507

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