FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In 1756, during the French and Indian War, 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.
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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In 1756, during the French and Indian War, 10-year-old Edward is determined to protect his family with the ancient Spanish gun that his father had given him.
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Book Description Turtleback, 1998. School & Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # INGM9780613118507
Book Description Turtleback Books. Hardback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Matchlock Gun, Walter D Edmonds, In 1756, New York State was still a British colony, and the French and the Indians were constant threats to Edward and his family. When his father was called away to watch for a raid from the north, only Edward was left to protect Mama and little Trudy. His father had shown him how to use the huge matchlock gun, an old Spanish gun that was twice as long as he was, but would Edward be able to handle it if trouble actually came? This classic, first published in 1941, has an updated, kid-friendly format that includes the original black-and-white illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # B9780613118507
Book Description Bt Bound, 1999. School & Library Binding. Book Condition: Brand New. bound for schools & libraries ed. edition. 80 pages. 8.00x5.25x0.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0613118502