Private Captain: A Story of Gettysburg

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Private Captain: A Story of Gettysburg

by Marty Crisp

First Release:

May 2001

ISBN: 0399235779

It is June of 1863 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. In the middle of the night, twelve-year-old Ben sneaks out to search for his older brother, Reuben, a captain in the Pennsylvania 106th regiment. The boys’ pa recently died, and Ben wants to bring Reuben home to Ma before the "big battle" everyone is talking about erupts. To Ben’s dismay, his pesky younger cousin and Reuben’s dog tag along for the adventure.

  • ISBN: 0399235779
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Philomel
    Page Count: 304
    Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
    Dewey Classification: F
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.4, Points: 10
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.7, Points: 16
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