The 110 Rules George Washington Wrote When He Was 14-- and Lived by All His Life

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Presents 110 quotations about civility and behavior that George Washington copied when he was fourteen years old and attempted to live by.
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2000], ©2000
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780689840821
Branch Call Number: 973.4 Wa
Characteristics: 80 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Alternative Title: Rules of civility


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When George was a 14-year-old boy in Virginia, he was given a list of 110 rules for living, and they meant a lot to him. He copied them out and then carried them with him. He tried to follow them all his life.
This book lists them all as they were given to him, but also “translates” them into m... Read More »

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