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G. Washington: man and monument

Frank Burt Freidel

G. Washington: man and monument

by Frank Burt Freidel

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Published by Washington National Monument Association in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Washington, George, 1732-1799.,
    • Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.),
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frank Freidel and Lonnelle Aikman.
      ContributionsAikman, Lonnelle, joint author., Washington National Monument Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE312 .F84 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination69 p.
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5416416M
      LC Control Number73008375

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      quotes from George Washington: 'It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.', 'It is better to be alone than in bad company.', and 'If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.'.   George Washington was one of the founding members of Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, buying pew No. 5 when the church opened in and attending for more than two decades whenever he rode Author: Stephen Dinan.


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